[TowerTalk] [Fwd: Request for Tower Calcs]
Thu, 14 Aug 1997 19:16:57 -0400 (EDT)
In a message dated 97-08-14 16:06:05 EDT, email@example.com (Kent Tiburski)
> Was wondering if anyone had a copy of the engineering calcs that
> satisfy the Uniform Building Code, or any of your local codes, for a
> HG-55S tower? Have a new ham, VHFer, that has one and wants to put it
> up. Problem is that some local Civil Engineers want lots of cash to do
> the calcs but one will sign existing calcs if recent. Would save him a
> lot of money. Thanks in advance!
How about contacting the manufacturer, Hy-Gain? Their phone number is
402-467-5321 and ask for the amateur department. I don't know if they're
currently charging for the calcs or not.
Your local PE may wind up re-calculating everything for you. Do you know
what wind zone you're in?
73, Steve K7LXC
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