Rosien Tower Installation 
Sunday, September 22, 2013


On Sunday September 22, 2013 Jeff KB8SWR, Ron KC8YVF and Emmett N8EB worked to complete the installation of the two antenna towers at Rosien Towers.  The North tower stands at 40 feet above the main roof line, 22 feet above the elevator roof while the West tower stands at 30 feet above the main roof line and 12 feet above elevator roof.  Guy wire stills have to be installed  before the antennas can be moved or reinstalled. 

Antennas will include a 2 meter repeater, 220 MHz repeater, 440 MHz receive, 2 meter APRS, 2 meter ATV control, 1.2 GHz vertical ATV TX, 440 MHz ATV directional receive with rotor control.

Installing the 3rd section on the North tower

Securing the tower sections together

Adding the 3rd tower section to the West tower

Jeff, KB8SWR securing his tower climbing belt

Jeff at the top of the North tower at 30 feet.

Raising the 4th section of tower

Securing the two tower sections together

Completing the North tower. 40 feet above main roof line, 170 feet above ground level.

The North and West towers in place.