>Am I overly cautious or dealing with paranoia?
Yes, antenna elements will not be falling through the roof! And buy an
AlfaSpid worm gear rotator with no brake therefore no noise, if that's a
>Will be putting up a guy-less tower, but will be using guys anyway.
If the tower is designed to be self supporting then I would greatly not
recommend guying it. Self supporting towers are actually designed that way
with no need for guys. Guying a self supporter will prevent it from twisting
like it wants to by design and could actually create a big problem.
My two cents, Gd Luck, Phil KB9CRY
See: http://www.mscomputer.com for "Self Supporting Towers", "Wireless Weather
Stations", and lot's more. Call Toll Free, 1-800-333-9041 with any questions
and ask for Sherman, W2FLA.
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