See Nov 12, not nov 13.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Pat Chiles" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Tuesday, August 16, 2005 7:28 AM
Subject: [TowerTalk] HDX555 Raising Fixture
> I posed this question on Towertalk last fall when installing my HDX555.
> you look in the archives you will find responses dated 9/30/2004 and
> 11/13/2004. There are 8-10 responses.
> That being said, I use the same fixture you mentioned to raise from near
> horizontal my HDX555, a chromoly mast that weighs 140lbs and sticks out 20
> feet, a TH7 at 23 feet when retracted, a XM240 at the end of the mast (42
> ft), and a
> rotator plus all the cables. All of this weighs about 350lbs.
> I replaced my stock winch with a Fulton 2500LB that has a 15:1 ratio. I
> believe the stock winch that comes with the fixture is a Fulton 1500LB 5:1
> ratio. The difference is like night and day.
> Pat, K8PC
> 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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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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