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    Default Staright Stick vs Towers/Platforms

    What are some of the advantages and disadvantages to a staright stick Ladder or a Tower Ladder / Platform Ladder

    and do you perfer Midmount or Rear Mount


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    Try using the search feature......... Ben discussed many many many times on here.......
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    Originally posted by firenresq77
    Try using the search feature......... Ben discussed many many many times on here.......

    Who's Ben? And what did he have to say??


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    Ben likes Tiller rigs.


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    Default Re: Staright Stick vs Towers/Platforms

    Originally posted by SchmmidyABVFC
    What are some of the advantages and disadvantages to a staright stick Ladder or a Tower Ladder / Platform Ladder

    and do you perfer Midmount or Rear Mount
    Simple terms, a striaght stick is harder to use for rescues, most towers you cant climb (except for the escape ladder) and most platforms are huge and are no good for tight areas.

    Now...try a search
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    I like a tiller ride better than them staright ones.

    Do a search on this topic. Loads of information already been discussed.
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    Originally posted by jerrygarcia

    Ben likes Tiller rigs.
    Who doesn't?
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