I am new to this list. But have only read TOWER LAW
items on the TOWERTALK reflector so far.
As I have just successfully completed a 20+ month trip
through the system to get my towers approved, I will
say that having a lawyer is important.
Having a lawyer you can talk to is very important. Mine
was not my type but he still cost $750 for the ZBA meeting
alone! I did not use one after that. I wish I had known someone
with experience in the other areas, as it would have saved me
time and grief.
Next I learned that a Department of Environmental Protection
Wetlands "Notice of Intent" is nothing like a one paragraph
"Letter of Intent".
Next, if you have a one year to begin construction and you have
other stipulations to complete(as I did with the DEP Wetlands)
Apply for the Building permit before the expiry or request an
I am interested in discussing:
-Rohn 55G installation.
-Concrete anchor designs for use in wetlands soil (wet and BLACK!)
before I pay an Engineer $1000 to design one.
Will it sink ? Is 1 or 2 or 8 yards of concrete enough?
-CONTEST 80m/160m tower/antenna separation issues.
Separation betweena 160 tower vertical and a 2L 80M wire yagi.
-Which antenna to chose above a CC 402-CD ?
3L 40M homebrew vs. M2 3 or 4L40M vs. Mosley 3L 40 vs. Force12.
KLM + HyGain have been ruled out.
-Has anyone tried K4VX's DMS ?
-Beverage placement vs TX ants and other Beverages.
(As Frank says: Remember Beverage is a man's name!)
Charlie Morrison - N1RR
Assistant Editor - CQ Amateur Radio Alamanc
Ex WZ1R / KD2SX / WB2RNT
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