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On Oct 21, 2009, at 4:09 PM, seaint05(--nospam--at) wrote:

I'm wondering if someone who may have climbed these things in the past
could guide me to the appropriate guidelines for safety equipment and any
regulations for potential climbers of steel framed towers.
Get in touch with an OSHA expert with the proper experience. Electromagnetic radiation is the stuff that bakes potatoes in your microwave. Most electronics won't do you much harm, but the Navy has had casualties with people working around radar installations on shipboard.

Just for my own curiosity, doesn't it make you a little uncomfortable inspection something like this that you've never been close to?

Christopher Wright P.E. |"They couldn't hit an elephant at
chrisw(--nospam--at)   | this distance" (last words of Gen.
.......................................| John Sedgwick, Spotsylvania 1864)

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