At 11:00 AM 7/12/96 -0400, you wrote:
>In a message dated 96-07-12 09:52:29 EDT, you write:
> I am looking for a buried cable locater. I know it will be expersive
> however compared to replacing long runnes it may be Cheap. I
> have seen various people use these devises when attempting to
> dig and avoid trashing a buried cable.
> In addition to control cables I have multiple runs of CATV in each trench.
> 73 Paul
> KS9K@contesting.com or >>
>Paul: Call the local JULIE number. Those are the folks who come out
>and mark all the underground utilities when you dig up the yard. They'll
>do it for nothing, and will even mark your cable runs for you. Tell them
>you're adding an addition, digging new tower base, etc.
>73, Jim W9WU
This method depends on the area. Out here in the wild west the locating
utility will only locate their facilities when responding to a Dial Before
You Dig request. I posted direct to Paul about asking the local power
company to do it as a public service.....a better way I think.
73 Gary K7FR