In a message dated 8/6/02 6:53:43 PM Pacific Daylight Time, firstname.lastname@example.org
> Why are the holes on the section legs 2 different sizes? One is 3/16' and
> other is 1/4". Can I drill out the 3/16" holes and make them 1/4" like the
> rest or should I leave well enough alone?
> I called an engineer at Rohn yesterday and he told me that he had no idea
> why they did it that way. He said they were engineered in the 60's.
Well, that's your answer. If Rohn doesn't know - no one on TT has any
> Rohn's guy wire recommendations on a 60 ft. tower are one at 28 ft. and
> at 45 ft., 48 ft. from the base. I only have about 39 ft. of space from the
> base. Will this cause any problems?
No. Having the anchors out 80% of the tower height is just ONE scenario -
there can be many; i.e. 50%, 100%, 120%, etc. But deviating very much would
necessitate doing the calcs for each scenario to ensure safety and
> Last but not least, where can I buy Rohn accessories for a 25G? Guy wire
> brackets, etc.
Texas Towers and National Tower are long time Rohn dealers with
competitive prices. Also W7NI at Antronics is a good source.