Thanks for the warning - I'll add that to the photo on the web site!
Julio Peralta wrote:
> The adaptor pictured on your web page is the one my Father-in-law and I
> developed. It works well for raising the tower but not for lowering it. The
> drill motor turns too fast and causes the brakes to smoke if you use the
> drill to lower the tower.
> Julio, W4HY
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Joe - WDØM [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Sunday, August 03, 2008 7:07 PM
> To: Rich Hallman - N7TR
> Cc: email@example.com
> Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] Using a drill to install (Lay over - Raise) US
> Tower HDX?
> Hi Rich,
> I have not personally - but I do have a photo of an adapter used by
> another ham to do that - it's on my we page at:
> Click on Ham Radio, then Winch Adapter, 1/2 inch drill
Joe Hannigan - WDØM
Pagosa Springs, CO
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