[TowerTalk] Sinking ground rods
Ian White GM3SEK
gm3sek at ifwtech.co.uk
Wed Aug 30 02:29:41 EDT 2006
AA6DX - Mark wrote:
>Harbor Freight (sigh .. again) has their 1" SDS Rotary Hammer Kit on
>sale for $59.99 -- extra bit set is $9.99, buy one .. hard to find SDS
>bits .. cut off a bit to make a blunt end, put a deep well socket over
>the shaft, and bang away .. better yet, sacrifice a china cheapo socket
>and weld it in place.
Even betterer, track down an SDS to square-drive adapter, and have a
choice of socket sizes.
Sorry to hear that SDS tools are still hard to find in the USA. The SDS
hammer drill system is truly wonderful - it goes through concrete like
cheese. Try one, you'll buy one.
73 from Ian GM3SEK 'In Practice' columnist for RadCom (RSGB)
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