[TowerTalk] Homebrew Towers & Liability
Wed, 13 Dec 2000 21:05:31 EST
In a message dated 12/13/00 3:22:34 PM Pacific Standard Time, firstname.lastname@example.org
> Back to the subject: maybe there's a good opportunity to save some $ by
> homebrewing a tower? It's only a small example, but since forever the ARRL
> Handbook has had a diagram of a support made from 2x4's. And I once made a
> 30-foot "tower" about 1 foot square out of do-it-yourself chain-link fence
> hardware from home depot..... it only supported a vertical, but it stayed
> for 4 years until I took it down and sold it when I moved.
What're you...nuts? Towers on the market have been designed by proper
engineers and built by journeymen workers. You think you can do that? HA!
A 'wooden' tower? Sheesh.
Cheers, Steve K7LXC
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