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Re: [TowerTalk] Anchor bolts

Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] Anchor bolts
Date: Fri, 11 Apr 2008 20:09:27 EDT
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In a message dated 4/10/2008 8:38:30 P.M. Pacific Daylight Time, writes:

>  Ok lets try again. I have a us tower that I purchased used  in excellent 
condition.I orderd anchor bolts from us tower,when they arrived  they were not 
galvinized nor were they bent at ninety degrees at the  bottom.Being my first  
tower this seems a little odd to me. Can any one  elaborate on this subject?
    Sure. You don't need galvanized (that's for  another application) and 
they don't need to be bent at the bottom. A welded  nut at the bottom 
accomplishes the same thing. A Professional Engineer  calculated what's 
required for your 
application and that's what meets the  codes and calcs. 
Steve      K7LXC
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