- Some photos of an HD-120 Tower being installed at a jobsite in Tennessee.
Brothers Land Company - Dunlap, Tennessee
Brothers Land Company sells
land and acreage in Southeast Tennessee.
are currently developing more than 1,600 Acres on Fredonia Mountain just outside of Dunlap, TN.
Wireless Tower Company's first HD-120 tower shown here being unloaded in December 2005.
HD-120 was painted green in efforts to provide camouflage in this rural land development.
A DTM (Direct to Metal) paint was selected by ANW for durability, and applied directly over the
galvanizing. The section ends were left unpainted until after the tower was installed
sections one by one from a flatbed trailer.
Brothers made this Bobcat available on a Sunday for unloading the tower.
the sections off the side of the road and out of the way.
additional hardware for this tower was loaded in Dunlap and hauled
the mountain in both trucks.
of the lightning-prone location of this tower and the sensitive equipment
to it, an extensive grounding system was installed for protection.
Inc of Signal Mountain, TN arrives for the installation.
HD-120 was assembled in halves, with the lower 60' now shown assembled.
the lower 60' of tower.
tower over the (3) foundation legs.
A more distant shot of the lower half of this tower.
the (4) splice plates to each tower leg at the connection to the base.
Brock (L) and Chad Stiles (R) of LIT Systems tightening the lower-most bolts.
Stiles re-tightening the bolts at the 10' level.
climb up while making a final check on the bolts.
for the upper 60' of tower.
to catch the upper half of this tower and bolt to the bottom half.
alone, Chad completes the build.
the 3/8" steel safety climb cable up the tower.
straps from the tower.
Stiles and Steve McGinnis working together on the tower.
tower will be the center of a point to multi point wireless network.
Brothers Land Company is using Cisco Aironet 1300 Series Outdoor Access
to create a few wireless hotspots where construction mangers will
limited network access to the office to access construction documents,
email, and schedules. The wireless network will also act as a relay for
cameras on various job sites.
the HD-120 installed, some final RF work is being completed.