Thanks for the info, Dorn. Guess it shows I'm still learning!
73, Vince K4JC
On Mon, Oct 24, 2011 at 1:40 PM, Dorn Hetzel <email@example.com> wrote:
> I have found that unglued PVC will be infiltrated, first by water, and then
> by roots, at least with respect to sewage lines I have had to repair, so I
> expect it could happen eventually with any buried PVC that wasn't glued...
> On Mon, Oct 24, 2011 at 1:37 PM, Vincent Weal <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> Do the sections have to be glued? There's no pressure on them and they
>> usually have a pretty tight friction fit.
>> 73, Vince K4JC
>> On Oct 24, 2011, at 10:51 AM, "Steve Jones" <email@example.com> wrote:
>> > I'm about to place a number of 150' Sched 40 PVC conduits between my
>> > shack
>> > and new tower. I want to end up with small 200 lb. stength nylon
>> > twine in
>> > each conduit, then use that small twine to pull through a larger
>> > 1/4" nylon
>> > rope for the actual cable pulls.
>> > Should I use a fish tape to pull through the small twine as I glue
>> > on each
>> > additional section of conduit? I'm concerned about the PVC cement
>> > sticking
>> > to the nylon twine. Or is there an easy way to install the small
>> > twine
>> > after a whole 150' run of conduit is completely glued together?
>> > 73,
>> > Steve
>> > N6SJ
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