[TowerTalk] Can you ident me?

K7LXC at aol.com K7LXC at aol.com
Wed Mar 22 09:43:26 EST 2006

In a message dated 3/21/2006 3:28:35 P.M. Pacific Standard Time,  
towertalk-request at contesting.com writes:

>  Doesn't look like the Rohn 20 that have laying on the ground  here.  Maybe 
there was a previous version, or maybe there was a  RG-20.
    Rohn 20G and 25G are practically identical with  Z-bracing. The only 
difference is that 25 has 8 horizontals and 20 only has 7.  With less bracing, the 
20G has less torque resistance and is specified by Rohn  for only 
TV-antenna-type applications. Here's what Rohn says about it:
    "The #20 tower  is not recommended for commercial, ham, CB or guyed  
    I think what the tower of interest is is like  Rohn 6 that has no 
diagonal braces - only horizontals. It is another type of  TV tower and was made by 
many manufacturers in the days before cable or  satellite TV signal delivery. 
There are thousands of 40-footers still up in  the mid-west and around the 
country with TV antennas on them. That's why  they're cheap and plentiful.
Steve    K7LXC
Professional tower services for amateurs
Cell: 206-890-4188


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