Rohn Catalog states the pushup masts are not for Amateur or CB use.
On Wed, 15 Dec 1999 17:09:55 -0500 "DavidC" <eDoc@netzero.net> writes:
> We here in Central Florida are blessed to have a local Tampa
> company that refurbishes Rohn telescoping masts. Yes,
> besides sunny and warm versus snowy and cold in Chicago
> today, Florida does have some other advantages! ;-)
> $55. delivered for a 50 footer! (I am considering a 40 or 50
> I looked in my Rohn book and although there is a very brief
> reference there are no mounting details ... rendering me unable
> to follow the LXC prime directive ... don't even know the loading
> and wind-speed limits.
> This will be a temporary substitute for my Rohn 45 tower ... until
> I get that monster up ... and later will probably be dedicated to
> VHF-UHF stuff, loaded for 160m or something.
> Anyone used these? Recommended mounting method? The
> ground here is sandy. I could strap part of the length to a tree,
> in fact that would eliminate some of the pesky guy wires!
> - Thanks! & 73, DavidC K1YP
Jim Miller, K4SQR
A 4-Square Station
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