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## Re: [TowerTalk] Force on a dish?

 To: "John D'Ausilio" , towertalk@contesting.com Re: [TowerTalk] Force on a dish? Jim Lux Sun, 03 Sep 2006 21:04:28 -0700
 ```At 07:11 PM 9/3/2006, John D'Ausilio wrote: >Can anyone point me to formulae for calculating the horizontal load on >a dish in various positions relative to the wind? Actually, the dish >is on a vehicle and I'm trying to decide if it's worth my time to >reconfigure so that the dish is facing backward instead of forward >during travel. Almost no difference between those two situations (or none that is generic.) So, load is going to be v(mph)^2/391 pounds/square foot of cross section. > Tower content: it's mounted atop the 20 ft crank-up >aluminum pole I've mentioned here previously .. but it's cranked down >during travel :) > >de w1rt/john >_______________________________________________ > > > >_______________________________________________ >TowerTalk mailing list >TowerTalk@contesting.com >http://lists.contesting.com/mailman/listinfo/towertalk _______________________________________________ _______________________________________________ TowerTalk mailing list TowerTalk@contesting.com http://lists.contesting.com/mailman/listinfo/towertalk ```
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