Antenna fell down -- but not the tower (TV)

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Antenna fell down -- but not the tower (TV)

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Post by NECRAT » Sat Apr 18, 2015 8:46 pm

They are damned lucky it didn't hit one of the guy wires coming down. That could've been a whole 'nother story!
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Re: Antenna fell down -- but not the tower (TV)

Post by ChuckG » Sun Apr 19, 2015 10:49 pm

That'll buff out. :lol:
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Re: Antenna fell down -- but not the tower (TV)

Post by Xenirad » Sun Oct 11, 2015 10:34 pm

NECRAT wrote:They are damned lucky it didn't hit one of the guy wires coming down. That could've been a whole 'nother story!
That's how WVAH came down in 2003 due to ice. When the ice melted off one side the structure became unbalanced and toppled over hitting a guy line. The entire 1710 feet came down.
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