Also, be aware that there is an outfit that makes plastic (or possibly
heavey enamel coated), (Metal) tie wraps- uncertain of the brand name, but
believe were obtained thru graybar, price also unknown, but couple
1) can be resized, reused, 2) dont break, and 3 ) plastic coating keeps them
from cutting thru sheath of coax or wires. Used them on towers in northern
nevada, subjected to winds in excess of 100 mph- these puppies dont break!
as info, jim nn7k
W9RE, Mike sent: Subject: [Towertalk] Cable Ties?
> Ok, I got a lot of good suggestions on finding flooded coax and multi
> conductor cable, so now how about this one?
> I am looking for a good (read cheap) price on releasable, UV resistant,
> black, Panduit, PRT3H-L0, 10" long, .25" wide, cable ties. Best I've
> so far is Newark @ about $60/100 (still looking for a little better
> I use these for lacing coax and control cable in aerial runs and also
> up the leg of a tower. I also use tape but I change things here so much
> that these releasable ties make it easier.
> Mike W9RE