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[TowerTalk] Water in tower

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Subject: [TowerTalk] Water in tower
From: (Bill Coleman)
Date: Mon, 8 Oct 2001 13:31:36 -0400
On 10/1/01 3:07 AM, Eric Scace at wrote:

>Drilling holes in tubular tower legs at the base doesn't appear to me as a 
>manufacturer-recommended practice.  Holes in tube walls
>reduce the ability to tolerate stress/shear.

Not to mention the fact that such holes have no protective layer of 
galvanizing, and will RUST.

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