Amateur Radio (cont)
The photo to the left shows the tower base. It is wraped in a fence section to a
height of 6 feet. The fence material is tied in with wire. This prevents curious
children from climbing the tower.
The harness that I wear when climbing has a belt that runs behind my butt. At
each hip is a short section of chain with clip hooks that can be clipped to a
tower rung. Whe clipped on the tower, I can lean back against the butt strap and
use both hads comfortably. A line attached to the chest ring is used for safety.
When climbing, I am always clipped in with at least one clip.
The photo to the right shows the harness from a
The photo below shows the tower during construction.