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1. [Towertalk] US Tower Beware (score: 1)
Author: (David)
Date: Mon, 9 Dec 2002 23:59:55 -0500
I put up my US Towers HDX-555 crankup a couple months ago and it came with installation instructions for everything plus a set of PE specs with diagrams. 73, David, K4ZZR ft at
/archives//html/Towertalk/2002-12/msg00302.html (9,031 bytes)

2. [Towertalk] Rohn - NOT (score: 1)
Author: (David)
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2002 16:59:02 -0500
Oh brother! It's sure getting deep in here.
/archives//html/Towertalk/2002-11/msg00248.html (10,194 bytes)

3. [Towertalk] Rohn (score: 1)
Author: (David)
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2002 17:19:39 -0500
Apparently not...the right wing dem haters never let up....they're always ready to take a jab at "liberals" or anyone who doesn't subscribe to their brand of politics.
/archives//html/Towertalk/2002-11/msg00250.html (11,282 bytes)

4. [Towertalk] Rohn (score: 1)
Author: (David)
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2002 17:33:52 -0500 we throw them off the left or the right side of the tower?
/archives//html/Towertalk/2002-11/msg00253.html (11,908 bytes)

5. [Towertalk] MFJ Hy Gain Traps (score: 1)
Author: (David)
Date: Wed, 13 Nov 2002 11:19:13 -0500
Steve....fwiw, last time I talked to the MFJ/HyGain folks, they said they're using the same machines and dies used by the original HyGain to manufacture the current antennas. 73, David, K4ZZR To: <to
/archives//html/Towertalk/2002-11/msg00264.html (7,785 bytes)

6. [Towertalk] tower mast = to pin OR not to pin (score: 1)
Author: (David)
Date: Mon, 18 Nov 2002 10:45:42 -0500
Josh....looks like you answered your own questions....I think the answer amounts to asking yourself which you would prefer doing (presumably after a big wind): a) replacing a broken rotator b) loose
/archives//html/Towertalk/2002-11/msg00424.html (8,257 bytes)

7. [Towertalk] Tower Base (score: 1)
Author: (David)
Date: Mon, 25 Nov 2002 10:34:41 -0500
Better yet, rent a mini-backhoe and do it yourself. It's not that hard to operate and was actually a lot of fun! Just practice with the controls for awhile first and then take your time digging the h
/archives//html/Towertalk/2002-11/msg00672.html (8,283 bytes)

8. [Towertalk] Power ground rod driver (score: 1)
Author: (David)
Date: Tue, 26 Nov 2002 18:28:08 -0500
.....alright guys....put your rod back in your pants. To: <>
/archives//html/Towertalk/2002-11/msg00723.html (9,954 bytes)

9. [Towertalk] Power ground rod driver (score: 1)
Author: (David)
Date: Tue, 26 Nov 2002 21:20:01 -0500
I put a 5/8" sleeve on my ground rods to keep them from mushrooming and used a chain link post driver available from Home Depot for about $20. Probably not as quick and easy as the $400 gizmo but it
/archives//html/Towertalk/2002-11/msg00733.html (13,400 bytes)

10. [Towertalk] Re: Insulated Wire (score: 1)
Author: (David)
Date: Thu, 3 Oct 2002 22:35:06 -0400
WOW....that's exactly what I was going to say! :-) David, K4ZZR
/archives//html/Towertalk/2002-10/msg00121.html (8,797 bytes)

11. [Towertalk] My webpage (score: 1)
Author: (David)
Date: Fri, 4 Oct 2002 22:06:34 -0400
....I finally put together a little webpage if any of you want to see some photos of my new US Towers HDX-555 installation. I got a LOT of advice from you guys about everything from conduit to water
/archives//html/Towertalk/2002-10/msg00158.html (6,670 bytes)

12. [Towertalk] choices (score: 1)
Author: (David)
Date: Tue, 08 Oct 2002 15:13:52 -0400
hi....after reading the reviews on Eham and looking at all the websites for various wire antenna mfgs, I'm still not sure which one to chose. I've got a Butternut HF6V vertical which works ok, but I'
/archives//html/Towertalk/2002-10/msg00268.html (7,890 bytes)

13. [Towertalk] choices (score: 1)
Author: (David)
Date: Tue, 8 Oct 2002 16:42:44 -0400
It's a 55' crankup (three sections) with 16' of mast above that. My 11 el tribander is 18" from the top of the tower. on I've got about twenty radials under the vertical, longest one is about 60'.
/archives//html/Towertalk/2002-10/msg00271.html (7,848 bytes)

14. [Towertalk] Choices (score: 1)
Author: (
Date: Thu, 10 Oct 2002 1:35:41 -0400
I tried, but I'm still here.
/archives//html/Towertalk/2002-10/msg00342.html (7,862 bytes)

15. [Towertalk] More crankup questions (score: 1)
Author: (
Date: Thu, 10 Oct 2002 2:11:41 -0400
I've got the coax arms and like them fine..they keep the cables from blowing around. Like you, I allowed the coax to pile up on the ground when I cranked down the tower, but I didn't like it. I was
/archives//html/Towertalk/2002-10/msg00343.html (8,602 bytes)

16. [Towertalk] Rotator recommendation (score: 1)
Author: (David)
Date: Sun, 1 Sep 2002 15:05:32 -0400
I'm going to replace my current rotor with something a bit more substantial. The rotor will need to fit inside the top section of my new HDX-555 tower (inside dimension is 12"). I'll be turning an Op
/archives//html/Towertalk/2002-09/msg00020.html (7,750 bytes)

17. [Towertalk] US Tower TX 472MDP Raising Fixture (score: 1)
Author: (David)
Date: Tue, 3 Sep 2002 19:57:12 -0400're right there's a load lock brake and a rachet pawl that holds the weight. Crank clockwise to raise the tower and counterclockwise to lower it. You should hear the rachet pawl clicking w
/archives//html/Towertalk/2002-09/msg00118.html (8,761 bytes)

18. [Towertalk] Centering mast (score: 1)
Author: (David)
Date: Fri, 6 Sep 2002 19:57:01 -0400
I just mounted an M2 Orion 2800 rotator in my new HDX-555 crankup tower. I have the tower raising fixture so the tower is tilted horizontal so I can work on things without having to climb. Problem is
/archives//html/Towertalk/2002-09/msg00234.html (7,893 bytes)

19. [Towertalk] Centering Mast - Update (score: 1)
Author: (David)
Date: Sat, 7 Sep 2002 14:51:16 -0400
Hey guys/ the mast centered and everything tightened down on the M2 2800 successfully. I used a heavy-duty 24' extension ladder. Before raising the tower vertically, I used rope to tie th
/archives//html/Towertalk/2002-09/msg00272.html (7,496 bytes)

20. [Towertalk] Source for masts? (score: 1)
Author: (David)
Date: Mon, 16 Sep 2002 11:10:24 -0400
I recently got a US Towers 20' galvanized reinforced mast (M-20R) from Texas Towers, although they don't actually have it listed on their website, for $209. 73, David K4ZZR To: <towertalk@contesting.
/archives//html/Towertalk/2002-09/msg00544.html (10,161 bytes)

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