Can you provide some detail on your solution? How many dampers did you need
and where on each guy were they placed? How did you determine these
parameters? If they were placed out of reach from the ground or tower, did
you have to disconnect each guy to install them?
The product literature suggests vibration is potentially damaging to the
connecting hardware. Is this a real concern for typical ham intallations, or
is the primary issue the noise?
Thank & 73,
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> Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] Phillystran vibration damping?
> The product you're looking for is a Spiral Vibration
> Dampener, manufactured by Preformed Line Products.
> I had the same problem on the guys on my 200 foot towers,
> and the SVD dampeners completely solved the problem.
> Philadelphia Rope Works, the manufacturer of Phillystran, was
> able to get them for me.
> Good luck!
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> >Date: Sat, 15 Jul 2006 21:30:13 -0400
> >From: "Blake M." <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> >Subject: [TowerTalk] Phillystran vibration damping?
> >To: <email@example.com>
> >I thought there has been previous discussion on this? I've not
> been able to
> >get the right key words to get a match in the archives..... My
> tower sounds
> >like a violin in during big winds and it's time to fix it.
> >Blake N4GI
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