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Subject: [TowerTalk] Tower Painting
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Date: Fri, 13 Apr 2001 11:03:42 EDT
In a message dated 4/13/01 5:18:55 AM Pacific Daylight Time, writes:

>    You don't have to go through the tedium of brush painting a tower with a
>  new coat of paint. Paint stores sell pairs of wooly surfaced gloves for 
>  this type of job. You just dip your gloved hands in the paint wipe off the
>  surplus and stroke or caress your tower elements. Probably feels good too?
>   I did not use this method and did it the hard way which took several
>  Saturdays on a 70 ft crank-up, but a friend W6MVV/4 did and breezed through
>  it in an afternoon on a comparable tower.
>  Rohn's catalog has them as "Paint Mitt with thumb" Part Nr. ETPM.

    This is how many commercial towers are painted orange and white.

Cheers,   Steve    K7LXC
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