Looks like a mount designed by an under-confident Civil Engineer.

Scottie

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From: "ralph" <ralphli...@bsrg.org>
Reply-To: WISPA General List <wireless@wispa.org>
Date:  Thu, 27 Aug 2009 16:25:55 -0400

>This is a weird looking animal!  A chimney mount for a dish with 5 straps.
>http://www.ronard.com/4424.html
>
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On
>Behalf Of Randy Cosby
>Sent: Thursday, August 27, 2009 12:51 PM
>To: WISPA General List
>Subject: Re: [WISPA] Antenna Mount extensions
>
>http://www.ronard.com/730731.html
>
>A bit more expensive / sturdy / configurable...
>
>Probably overkill.
>
>Ronard makes really good stuff.
>
>
>Robert West wrote:
>> [IMG]http://i28.tinypic.com/fnsxl.jpg[/IMG]
>>
>> Another crude rendering.
>>
>> The bottom is where he mounts the pipe to the side of the house.  Then it
>> goes up and the bend allows it to go out and up over the eave and then
>back
>> into over the roof.  If the bend is too far out, they swing the assembly
>in
>> towards the eave and mount to that as well.  
>>
>> He said he has the muffler shop bend it just like regular muffler pipe,
>the
>> alloy is similar as in it's pretty soft and easy to bend.  So it does a 90
>> degree, then up and a 90 degree back and up again.  Looked darned simple
>and
>> he buys the EMT for 13 bucks and pays the muffler guy something like 20
>> bucks to do 10 or 20 of them.  
>>
>>
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On
>> Behalf Of Josh Luthman
>> Sent: Thursday, August 27, 2009 12:06 PM
>> To: WISPA General List
>> Subject: Re: [WISPA] Antenna Mount extensions
>>
>> I think the bottom horizontal line is the base of the standard powmount -
>> but the top horizontal line is where I am confused.  You said the muffler
>> shop bends it, does it make a shift like a traditional muffler? 90 turn?
>>
>> Josh Luthman
>> Office: 937-552-2340
>> Direct: 937-552-2343
>> 1100 Wayne St
>> Suite 1337
>> Troy, OH 45373
>>
>> "When you have eliminated the impossible, that which remains, however
>> improbable, must be the truth."
>> --- Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
>>
>>
>> On Thu, Aug 27, 2009 at 12:03 PM, Robert West
>> <robert.w...@just-micro.com>wrote:
>>
>>   
>>> No, it's like this crude ASCII rendering.
>>> He puts a U clamp on the bottom and on the eave.
>>>
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>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On
>>> Behalf Of Josh Luthman
>>> Sent: Thursday, August 27, 2009 11:38 AM
>>> To: WISPA General List
>>> Subject: Re: [WISPA] Antenna Mount extensions
>>>
>>> Robert,
>>>
>>> Your competitor's U shaped EMT - does it look like my painting?
>>>
>>> http://i27.tinypic.com/30woz1k.jpg
>>>
>>> Note - IANAA (I am not an artist)
>>>
>>> Josh Luthman
>>> Office: 937-552-2340
>>> Direct: 937-552-2343
>>> 1100 Wayne St
>>> Suite 1337
>>> Troy, OH 45373
>>>
>>> "When you have eliminated the impossible, that which remains, however
>>> improbable, must be the truth."
>>> --- Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
>>>
>>>
>>> On Thu, Aug 27, 2009 at 11:27 AM, Robert West
>>> <robert.w...@just-micro.com>wrote:
>>>
>>>     
>>>> My competitor here uses 1.25" EMT conduit from Home Depot, 13 bucks for
>>>>       
>> a
>>   
>>>> 10' section.  He takes them to the local muffler shop and has them bend
>>>> them
>>>> with a block U shape so that he can mount them to the side of the house
>>>> under the peak and the bend allows him to swing the mount to the eave as
>>>> well for stability.  For additional height he inserts the next smaller
>>>>       
>>> size
>>>     
>>>> of EMT 1 to 2 feet inside the 1.25" and puts a couple of 1/4" bolts to
>>>> attach them together.  He can add another 8 or 9 feet this way.  BUT,
>>>>       
>> EMT
>>   
>>>> is
>>>> a soft allow, it's made to bend easily so I certainly wouldn't want to
>>>> trust
>>>> it with anything with a large wind load very high up.
>>>>
>>>> I haven't tried it but he says it works perfect for him and his guys
>>>> install
>>>> a lot faster now.
>>>>
>>>> Bob-
>>>>
>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>> From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On
>>>> Behalf Of Michael Baird
>>>> Sent: Thursday, August 27, 2009 10:49 AM
>>>> To: WISPA General List
>>>> Subject: [WISPA] Antenna Mount extensions
>>>>
>>>> As we get into more and more installs, we are discovering installations
>>>> where we just need a little more height, 5-10 ft. or so. Currently the
>>>> majority of our installs are roof mount via a dish type screw in mount,
>>>> or antenna tower mount. I'm looking for suggestions on additional
>>>> mounting options, specifically we would like to be able to extend off
>>>> the roof another 5-20ft if possible with some sort of simple/economical
>>>> extension that will remain stable into the future.
>>>>
>>>> Regards
>>>> Michael Baird
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
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