If the tower sections do not taper from bottom to top you could cut the bent
section out and splice the remaining parts together. I did that on an Aluma
tower and the splice worked very well.
de Paul, W8AEF
[mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf Of
Sent: Friday, November 12, 2004 5:51 PM
Subject: [TowerTalk] Universal Tower Section/s needed
Don't think I have posted this here. I have a Universal Tower (the aluminum
that has a bent 18 inch section on it. Looks to me like someone tried to
repair it and failed, as they blew the weld right through a leg. The base
is 26 inches. I have enough to go 40ft but would like something higher than
that and plan on putting a lightweight antenna on it. I guess I could use
stright sections in places. I am looking for leads on a couple of used
sections. I am in Carson VA, which is south of Petersburg.
Outgoing mail is certified Virus Free.
Checked by AVG anti-virus system (http://www.grisoft.com).
Version: 6.0.788 / Virus Database: 533 - Release Date: 11/1/2004
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.
TowerTalk mailing list