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[Towertalk] screw in anchors

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Subject: [Towertalk] screw in anchors
From: (Pete Smith)
Date: Fri, 13 Sep 2002 02:01:42 -0400
At 06:16 PM 9/12/02 -0700, you wrote:
>Well, in theory at least, it would take 1900 pounds to LIFT it, but how much
>to drag it horizontally across the ground?  Much less, I suspect . . .

Probably true, but the force is at ~45 degrees to the horizontal, you'd 
have to drag it up out of a 3-foot hole first, and in any case it weighs a 
LOT more than a screw anchor in similar circumstances.

73, Pete N4ZR
Sometimes a tower is just a tower

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