At 04:02 PM 5/23/2006, bob finger wrote:
>Torque arms do the same function ie protecting the guys from tools etc.
>Easier than making up EHS and far easier to install. That
>"professionally installed" tower did have guy brackets and torque arms, yes?
>Rohn 45 torque arms are 19.5 inches long.
>By the way "out of reach" and "avoid damage....brush fires". may not
>be the same. Don't forget that brush fires create heat and it is the
>heat that will damage the phyllistran. To me that means ehs to at least
>20 feet vertically from the ground anchor and that is not 20 feet of
>ehs. 73 bob de w9ge
>Dick Green WC1M wrote:
>>Hi. I plan to follow the recommendation that short EHS leaders
If your tower is in a wooded location, it is also important to avoid situations
where tree branches moving in the wind can abrade the Phillystran.
73, Pete N4ZR
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