|Subject:||Re: [TowerTalk] New tower info request|
|From:||"Roger Kissel" <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Mon, 01 Jan 2007 10:12:55 -0500|
I am starting to understand the guy tension subject now. In years past, local hams pulled on the guys and if the tower was straight, clamped it.
I have to get a tension gauge. I found a neat and simple way to calibrate (or check calibration of) the Loos without any elaborate equipment so I'll pick up a PT-2. (Shameless plug for best price I found - http://www.onlinemarine.com - Loos PT2 $64.99 )
That said, I think I'm leaning towards 3/16 7x19 zinc-plated (rather than galvanized) EHS for all but the upper guys. (Nuther shameless plug - McMaster.com - Part Number: 3450T41 $0.52 per Ft. I found that TexasTowers has 4000# Philly for.89/foot.) I could then hang inverted Vees along the top guys for 80 or 160.
From: Cqtestk4xs@aol.com To: email@example.com CC: TOWERTALK@contesting.com Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] New tower info request Date: Mon, 1 Jan 2007 00:24:08 EST
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