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Re: [TowerTalk] Repair HD-BX Tower?

Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] Repair HD-BX Tower?
From: Bill Turner <>
Date: Sun, 13 May 2007 08:13:41 -0700
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On Sat, 12 May 2007 17:52:08 -0500, wrote:

>Yep, those rivets are aluminum.  I had a friend who 
>wanted to "refresh" his HDX-48 tower's coating and 
>took it to a galvanizing place.  When they dipped the 
>sections into the hot metal vat, the aluminum rivets 
>completely melted.  He got back a tower kit which 
>looked like a gigantic Erector Set.
>Jim - K5LAD

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Fascinating story. A mental picture I will not soon forget. :-)

73, Bill W6WRT

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