Peter Voelpel wrote:
>> In low winds, yes the static compression from the guys will add moderate
>> extra loading, but I would expect the curves to cross at some medium wind
>> speed. This is for a rigid tapered tower (which doesn't exist), but I'm
>> betting the results are similar in most reasonable real life scenarios.
> Rigid tapered towers certainly do exist
Hey, those are some mighty strong looking tapered towers, but they are
not "perfectly" rigid, which is what I should have said....
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