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[TowerTalk] Rebar cage for tower footing

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Subject: [TowerTalk] Rebar cage for tower footing
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Date: Sun Aug 10 18:25:20 2003
In a message dated 8/10/03 1:23:03 PM Pacific Daylight Time, writes:

>   No idea where or when I read it but seem to recall the proper method is to
>  put something like paving stones of the appropriate size under the rebar
>  such that, when the concrete is poured, the paving stones keep the rebar
>  waway from the surrounding earth and themselves become sealed in the
>  concrete.

    Yep, one-foot pavers work great and are a buck at Home Depot.

    Bricks, rocks, etc. will work too.

Steve    K7LXC
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