> the lightning strike would super-heat the moisture in the
> >concrete causing it to shatter the base.
> Noooo.... not again! If this is the case, why does Polyphaser bless the
> use of a Ufer ground? The exploding base thing is an urban legend, as far
> as I can tell.
It's also possible that an asteroid will strike Earth on the
opposite side of the planet, directly 180 degrees opposed to your tower
base, and knock your tower and base clear out of the dirt, towards the
sky...creating a new Tri-Ex Cruise Missile... -WB2WIK/6
> 73, Pete N4ZR
> Sometimes a tower is just a tower
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