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Old 08-06-2010, 10:40 PM
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Between 30 and 50 feet. Like I said, if it were me I'd have installed them off a 24' ladder but this is someone else's work, I'm just servicing it.
I assume this is LV, right? Are your wire leads longer than 35'? Is this fixture spliced to homerun wire somwhere up the tree trunk? I'm just trying to picture how this is connected 30' or higher above ground.
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Old 08-07-2010, 08:05 AM
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do you ground out the tree to make sure it doesn't blow up..
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Old 08-07-2010, 08:33 AM
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do you ground out the tree to make sure it doesn't blow up..
That would be bad!
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Old 08-07-2010, 11:31 AM
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in my humble opinion I would recommend this
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Old 08-07-2010, 01:30 PM
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in my humble opinion I would recommend this
That is very cool, Bran, wish I could enlarge the pic to get a better look.
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Old 08-07-2010, 03:12 PM
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that was from sunbelt... i usually tend to rent the self propeled version, but if its one tree the trailer one would do fine.... i think Home depot has them in some places. here's us on one we used for a commercial project.
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Old 08-07-2010, 09:45 PM
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I assume this is LV, right? Are your wire leads longer than 35'? Is this fixture spliced to homerun wire somwhere up the tree trunk? I'm just trying to picture how this is connected 30' or higher above ground.
Yes, no, and yes.
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Old 08-07-2010, 09:46 PM
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do you ground out the tree to make sure it doesn't blow up..
No, the trees are already grounded...
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Old 08-08-2010, 09:26 AM
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Rent a "Porta Bucket"; unless you know what you are doing, have the right equipment, saddle, spikes, rigging lines, etc. don't do it.
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Old 08-08-2010, 12:28 PM
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Shouldn't use spikes unless you removing the tree.
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