Given the potential for danger, and the relative complexity of installing
*is* somewhat amazing that there's not more problems that we hear about.
It's also not too surprising that there's very few manufacturers left, given
nature of our society these days. A quick scan through a 50's or 60's CQ or QST
will show that there used to be many more.
I wonder what percentage of each stick of Rohn25 goes into the "escrow for
This is a fantastic resource for antenna/tower constructors. I think the
was a constructive one, and not intended as anything other than a "this could
to you" reminder. Many / some of us may be tempted to take shortcuts with
given the time and expense. It's images like this one that remind us of the
(now...how many would climb that, or a similar tower, after it had been
stressed / bent
to the degree that it was......?)