Survival of the fittest

Careless, James
August 2010
Urgent Communications;Aug2010, Vol. 28 Issue 8, p18
Trade Publication
The article discusses proactive steps taken by radio operators to protect their towers, transmitters and transmission wires. Some precautionary steps include eliminating non-metal entrances and glass windows, enclosing the site with razor wire-topped wire mesh and trimming and maintaining the grass and brush to prevent wildfire damage. Broadcast Tower Technologies vice president Jack Boone advises two-way site operators to be always prepared for trouble.


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