I'm forwarding this to the Tower Talk group on contesting.com.
Can the TT group please help out a fellow amateur?! You will need to
respond to him directly as he is not a part of this group.
This is the first time I've forwarded something to the group like this and
I promise not to make it a habbit....but...you guys are the best of the
best and this is right up your alley!
>Date: Mon, 3 Mar 2003 12:53:16 EST
>Subject: [Repeaters] OT: guy wires & o-scopes
>Sorry about the off topic post, but y'all seem to have the knowledge and
>resources to answer all kinds of questions.
>1. I bought a push-up telescopic pole, possibly a Rohn. It is rated as a 70'
>pole. The label calls for 6-strand, 18 gauge guy wires, apparently also
>called #618 wire. I can't find it and the stores I have checked don't have a
>clue what I am talking about. Can anyone tell me what is equivalent to this
>2. I had a pipe break in my house and flooded the floor where my o-scope was
>sitting in my spare room. I have to send it out to get it looked at. It is a
>Dumond R-190, former military equipment. Where can I send this to get it
>checked? Some place close to Atlanta would be super, if a shop is here.