Wednesday, February 18, 2009

My Pole Is Bigger Than Yours ...

We are getting closer to getting our new electric service. Central Hudson stopped by today to install a new pole, because the current one doesn't have enough space for the new transformers. So sit back, relax, and enjoy the show:

Here is what we have today:


The new pole, still on the truck:


Here is how it's done. Dig a hole ...



... raise the pole ...



... pole in the hole!!!



Compress the loose soil around the pole:


Sooooo big!!!


Dirk

2 comments:

Michele Saranovich de Ricci said...

Dirk, you are so funny. Who would have thought to look on UTube for these.

Gunk Haus said...

Well, I upload the videos to YouTube for storage, as they are quite big, and blogger.com only gives me 100mb of free disk space.