[TowerTalk] Dacron rope guys
Fri, 03 Mar 2000 00:27:12 HST
Well, also calculate the weight of this monster rope.
Ted Leaf, K6HI
It's an interesting thought problem -- how big would a Dacron
to be to have the 4000 lb breaking strength (assuming a small
typical EHS or Phyllistran tower guys? Second thought problem
much would such a mongo Dacron rope cost per foot, compared to
Any mechanical engineers out there?
Certainly one can't replace 3/16" EHS with 1/2" Dacron rope.
even in the same league strength-wise.
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