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How long is 8,290 nails?

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It's about as tall as The Shanghai World Financial Center.
In other words, the height of The Shanghai World Financial Center is 1.04 times 8,290 nails.
(上海环球金融中 上海環球金融中心, Shànghǎi huánqiú jīnróng zhōngxīn) (a.k.a. SWFC) (Shanghai, China) (to spire)
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as The Petronas Twin Towers.
In other words, 8,290 nails is 1.048 times the height of The Petronas Twin Towers, and the height of The Petronas Twin Towers is 0.9542 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Menara Berkembar Petronas, a.k.a. Petronas Towers) (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) (to spire)
Each of the Petronas Towers stands 7,907 nails to their spires. Holding the record as the tallest buildings in the world from 1998 to 2004, the towers continue to hold the record for the deepest foundation barrettes — up to 2,012 nails deep.
It's about nine-tenths as tall as The Taipei 101 (skyscraper).
In other words, 8,290 nails is 0.933 times the height of The Taipei 101 (skyscraper), and the height of The Taipei 101 (skyscraper) is 1.07 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Taipei Financial Center, a.k.a. 台北101, a.k.a. 臺北101) (Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan) (to spire)
It's about nine-tenths as tall as The Sears Tower.
In other words, 8,290 nails is 0.899 times the height of The Sears Tower, and the height of The Sears Tower is 1.11 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (to antenna peak)
It's about nine-tenths as tall as The Ostankino Tower.
In other words, 8,290 nails is 0.88 times the height of The Ostankino Tower, and the height of The Ostankino Tower is 1.1 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Останкинская телебашня) (Moscow, Russia) (to spire)
It's about nine-tenths as tall as The CN Tower.
In other words, 8,290 nails is 0.85622 times the height of The CN Tower, and the height of The CN Tower is 1.1679 times that amount.
(a.k.a. La Tour CN, a.k.a. Canadian National Tower, a.k.a. Canada's National Tower) (Toronto, Canada) (to spire)
It's about one-and-one-fourth times as tall as The Empire State Building.
In other words, 8,290 nails is 1.2435 times the height of The Empire State Building, and the height of The Empire State Building is 0.80418 times that amount.
(New York City, New York) (to top of building)