In a message dated 98-06-10 20:57:42 EDT, firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
> After reading the current thread on Crankup towers I have a question.
> Currently I have a US Tower 72' crankup tower, would it make sense to guy
> tower and not have to worry about cranking it down when the wind kicks up.
> If this makes sense then the only time you would need to lower the tower is
> when you need to service it.
When in doubt, follow the LXC Prime Directive - "DO what the
manufacturer says". They don't call for guys so don't use them.
You'll probably wind up putting too much stress on the cables anyway.
Not a plan.
Cheers, Steve K7LXC
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