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Subject: Fwd: [TowerTalk] Gin Pole Rope
From: (David Fouchey)
Date: Sun, 21 Jun 1998 11:31:06 -0400
At 09:26 AM 6/21/98 EDT, wrote:
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>In a message dated 6/20/98 10:55:27 PM Central Daylight Time,
>> While we have the thread going on gin poles lets talk rope.  What does
>>  the multi-tude recommend for the rope.  Size and type?
>You will need to look to specialty stores for this requirement. All you are
>likely to find in hardware stores is nylon, which stretches, and
>which deteriorates in sunlight.
>3/4" Polydacron is the rope of choice for this purpose. It is tightly woven,
>withstands abrasion and does not stretch. Hint: For storage and ease of use,
>keep it in a large plastic trash can or wind it on a hose caddy.

Try a marine supply/boating supply shop ...

>Tom, K5RC/7
>On the Comstock


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