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[TowerTalk] Pull rope twisted in conduit

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Subject: [TowerTalk] Pull rope twisted in conduit
From: (Jim White, K4OJ)
Date: Fri Aug 1 11:17:55 2003
Sounds like you are in a real bind, Jim

(couldn't resist)

Jim, K4OJ

Jim Idelson wrote:
> Hi everybody,
> I pulled a couple of small cables through my 100 foot 3" conduit that goes 
> from 
> the house to the tower. This time it was extremely difficult. I can't even 
> pull 
>  the cable another inch. I'm lucky that it's just sticking out the other end. 
> Seems like the pull rope is twisted around some of the cables; and getting 
> worse every time I pull something else through. What's the best way to deal 
> with this?
> A. Start using cable pull lubricant and don't wory about it?
> B. Fish a new pull rope through the conduit? If this is the right answer, 
> what's the right way to do it? This sounds like the proper thing to do, if I 
> can figure out how.
> 73!
> Jim Idelson K1IR
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