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[TowerTalk] Broadcast tower failure

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Subject: [TowerTalk] Broadcast tower failure
From: (James Sawyer)
Date: Sun, 14 Jun 1998 22:10:25 -0700
I saw it too.   Most towers fold up like that when they fall.    We cut a
100 foot unit down by cutting one of the guy points and it went over like a
falling tree.


At 03:21 PM 6/14/98 -0400, M.G. Brafford wrote:
>    I saw on the news this morning that a tornado felled a broadcast tower
>in Oka yesterday. A video of the failure shows the tower appear to buckle
>in the middle and collapse in a fairly small area. Did anyone else see the
>news cast? It was on CBS Sunday morning.
>73, Mick  W4YV 
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