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From: baycock@HIWAAY.NET (Bill Aycock)
Date: Sun, 29 Aug 1999 22:58:31 -0500
I used a modified string system, partly because I wanted to try a new toy-
a water hose leveling system, and partly because my ground slopes.

I made a string set up with a hook on one end and a loop on the other-
hooked the line to a leg and drove a grounding rod ( just a short distance)
in the loop. Did this four times, eyeballed as Steve mentioned.  Note- this
was for a fold-over tower, that (per Rohn specs) uses FOUR guys. I made a
string gadget that had four equal legs to make sure it was a square  I Used
the level to mark a spot on each ground rod level with a spot on the tower. 
Then I pulled the guy tight so it passed the mark on the rod and marked the
spot on the ground where I wanted the anchor to enter.  It seems to have

Bill- W4BSG
Bill Aycock   ---   Persimmon Hill 
 Woodville, Alabama, US 35776
 (in the N.E. corner of the State)
      W4BSG   --   Grid EM64vr

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