|Subject:||Re: [TowerTalk] concrete and lightning|
|From:||Gary Schafer <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Thu, 27 Jan 2005 11:50:49 -0500|
I was responsible for a 500' self supported installation,
If you don't want any strike energy to go through the concrete base then you better not have any J bolts in the concrete attached to the tower. :>)
Part of the energy is going to go through the concrete whether you like it or not. The trick is to have other adequate grounding in addition to the concrete.
73 Gary K4FMX
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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