102 viewsThis is a very, very tall self-supporting lattice tower site, owned by American Tower, in Espanola, New Mexico.
Any port in a storm580 viewsThis is a cable port near the base of the monopalm. It is used to provide an entrance/exit for the coax cables in the trunk of the tree. The 'ladder' below the port is actually a cable support. The coax cables are lashed to the ladder to provide physical support as the cables transit through the cable port.
BTS cabinets during installation - Cable ladder rack675 viewsThis is a photo of the BTS (Base Telecommunications Station) cabinets during installation. Notice the cable ladder rack connecting the BTS cabinets to the trunk of the tree. The coaxial cables will be lashed to this ladder for physical support.
KMLT Antenna and Support399 viewsThe steel pole supporting the antenna is now painted blue to help it blend into the sky background.1 comments
KMLT Antenna and Support357 viewsThe steel pole supporting the antenna is now painted blue to help it blend into the sky background.