Will be interesting to get a little more information
abouth the failure in the tower that cause to break at
the middle, sound like small tower or rusted by
inside some section.
i just work in a small 3 sections rohn 25 very old
sunk in concrete roof (very smart move) and all the
top sections are very soft that you can push a screw
driver with no effort thru, looks just a small spots
of rust , but the sound was very diferent " like soft
the tower was located in the top a silo at 120 ft
removing the bolts i found full of rust metal and
oxidation debris inside. scary to climb.
to prevent this kind of accidents , inspections are
always a must before performing any work in a unknow
--- Cqtestk4xs@aol.com wrote:
> Any more details on exactly went wrong, that we
> might be made aware of? It
> certainly was an unusual thing to go wrong.
> It's a somewhat sobering thought, since last Friday
> I just removed my
> monster 40 from the top of a Rohn 55 200 footer.
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Hector Garcia XE2K / XF1K
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