In a message dated 97-07-13 10:09:10 EDT, firstname.lastname@example.org (John Brosnahan)
> Why would one waste time with knots when a $4.50 carribeaner will
> just snap into place. Saves ground time and more importantly it saves
> tower time. Tie the 'beaner on once with a good knot and never
> worry again. It snaps on and off with ease.
And the carabiners are rated to 21 kN (4725 pounds) breaking strength.
By an amazing coincidence, TOWER TECH has them. They're not $4.50 any more
though. They, and 3 foot nylon slings, ARE a tower climber's best friends.
73, Steve K7LXC
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