[TowerTalk] Rohn 25 Bolts Needed

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Tue Feb 6 11:44:30 EST 2007

In a message dated 2/6/2007 9:49:33 A.M. Greenwich Standard Time,  
ethan at ravenscall.net writes:

Being  zinc plated rather than hot-dip 
galvanized, these bolts will eventually  rust, but I've taken down towers 
that had stood for decades and the rusted  bolts were still secure.

Ethan KC8HES

A lot depends on where the tower is located.  In FL the bolts rust  within a 
few years.  For the average guy with a 30-40 footer the shear  factor isn't 
much of a problem.  I recommend stainless threaded, with a  preference for fine 

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