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09-17-2006, 07:09 PM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile21135/Gerbrandy-Tower-Lopik.htm>Gerbrandy Tower Lopik</a></b><br><br>The Gerbrandy Tower (Dutch: Gerbrandytoren) is a tower which was built in 1961 in the Netherlands. It is situated between Lopik and IJsselstein. The Gerbrandy Tower is used for directional radio services and for FM- and TV-broadcasting. It is not used as aerial for the mediumwave transmitter Lopik. This transmitter uses a guyed radio mast with a height of 196 metres and is situated a few kilometers away from the Gerbrandy Tower. The Gerbrandy Tower consists of a concrete tower with a height of 100 metres on which a guyed aerial mast is mounted. Its total height was originally 382.5 metres, but it was reduced in 1987 to 375 metres.<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/new/080505/662844lopik.jpg>