[TowerTalk] Trees

Barry Kutner w2up@mindspring.com
Wed, 11 Nov 1998 17:20:20 +0000

On 11 Nov 98, Gareth Crispell <gareth@capecod.net> wrote:
> My favorite from way back when was the "Cruelty to trees" saga.
> (xyl's hugging trees:>) 
That reminds me - serious question now (really!)

Would it be harmful (to the tree) to put a ground rod (copper or galv.) 
within a few feet of the base of a tree? Any potential toxicity from 
the metal breaking down and leeching into the root system?
73 Barry
Barry Kutner, W2UP                            Internet: w2up@mindspring.com
Newtown, PA                                   Frankford Radio Club


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