[TowerTalk] US Tower: Broken cable, resolution?

K7LXC@aol.com K7LXC@aol.com
Tue, 28 Mar 2000 19:02:00 EST

In a message dated 03/28/2000 3:47:55 PM Pacific Standard Time, 
w2up@mindspring.com writes:

> Isn't this the same company that gives antenna square footage 
>  ratings at 50 mph? How bogus/deceptive is this? Nowhere in the 
>  US is there a 50 mph wind zone. I'm suprised ARRL let's them get 
>  away with it, considering how tough they are on gain specs for 
>  antennas.

     Well, they claim that they now meet 60 MPH windspeed specs but you're 
right - the lowest windspeed rating in the whole country is 70 MPH. 

Cheers,   Steve   K7LXC
Tower Tech 

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