[TowerTalk] TX-455 raising ideas

K7LXC@aol.com K7LXC@aol.com
Tue, 3 Nov 1998 10:43:27 EST

In a message dated 98-11-03 10:35:25 EST, aa2gs@isoc.net writes:

> Is there another point higher up on the lower tower section that a wire
>  rope could be attached, rather than the point used for the rasising fixture
>  (which I don't have)?

      For what purpose? Why? Hip-pocket engineering is NOT a good idea.
>  I have a convenient tree nearby that I have a line going to through a
     What does this do? Does it have something to do with the above question?
>  This also brings up another point...how does one attach ground line for
>  grounding to ground rod

      Mechanical clamp or exothermic like a Cadweld.

> and secondly how can I mount my polyphaser isolater
>  for the rotor control cable?

      At your Single Point Ground system which should be at your cable
building entry. Are you building a ground system or just installing the
isolater? A ground system is worthwhile while just installing the isolater
without a ground system is mostly a waste of time and money.

Cheers,  Steve   K7LXC

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