Making the guys visible is good. In addition, perhaps a few concrete
blocks away from the guys could be done in low wall temporarily. If
the contractors try to drive over it it should get their attention before
they hit the guys. It may not help with something like a tractor bucket.
73, Larry W6NWS
----- Original Message -----
From: "Ro Grrr" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Monday, January 30, 2012 8:00 PM
Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] Making guy lines visible
> Making guy lines visible
> If you guy wires are someplace you must make them visible, make up a
> "skirt" and hang it from the highest point a vehicle MIGHT catch it. This
> skirt consists of a pair of clamps with a "messenger cable" attached
> between them. From that messenger cable, hang a number of dangling cables
> with BIG, highly visible weights, down to the point that the weights will
> hit AND break anything (like a WINDSHIELD !) that travels under the cable.
> They WILL get the vehicle operator's attention....
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