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09-08-2020

protect your light poles with vibration dampeners

If you're a long-time reader of our posts, you've seen us share insight about the effects of first and second-mode vibrations. (Missed it? Read all about it here.) While it’s tempting to resort to drastic measures to protect your new…

08-24-2020

a detailed look at a 5-stage powder-coating process

stage 1: cleaning and SSPC-SP10 In the Society for Protective Coatings' SP10 regulation, all poles are required to be visibly free of oil, grease, dust, dirt, mill scale, rust, coating, and oxides. So before applying a powder coating, we thoroughly…

08-10-2020

sports light poles 101

Need options for illuminating playing fields, tennis or basketball courts, ice rinks, or parking lots? Sports light poles are your best bet. Here are a few basic facts you’ll need to know about sports poles. How tall can you go?…

07-27-2020

shedding light on catenary poles

so, what is catenary lighting and how does it work with a pole? Catenary pendants are decorative lights hung on a specially designed cable strung between two structures, such as poles. Depending on the setting and the desired amount of…

07-20-2020

here’s why you should consider fiberglass poles

how they’re made At Lyte Poles, we supply filament-wound, fiberglass poles made with computer-controlled equipment. Since this production process allows for precise control of the glass, fiber, and resin required to create the poles, we are able to supply high-quality…

06-22-2020

prevent damage while maintaining aesthetics with the best pole finish around

What does it mean when something is “the best”? To the average soul, the word “best” might be associated with the type of pizza he’d happily eat every day for a week, or a specific brand of jeans she insists…

06-08-2020

how streetlights are making the world a “smarter” place

It used to be that going out at night wasn’t a safe idea. Then, streetlights were invented. They truly revolutionized the way people traveled, socialized, and conducted business. Light poles continue to transform the world with “smart” technology. making great…

05-25-2020

The Importance of Regular Light Pole Inspections

In many areas of the country, light poles endure rain, snow, sleet, and ice build-up. As a result, the poles can rust and corrode over time. If damage is left unchecked, light poles can eventually fail and fall onto the…

05-11-2020

How Wind-Induced Vibrations Effect Steel and Aluminum Light Poles

When it’s time to choose light poles, you have to consider the environmental factor of wind-induced vibrations, which can severely damage both steel and aluminum poles. However, if you plan properly, you can limit - or even eliminate - the…

04-27-2020

Steel vs. Aluminum: Some Considerations

When choosing a light pole, one of the first decisions you’ll need to make is about the material – do you need steel or aluminum poles? Which is better for your project and your budget? Is aesthetic important? Are there…

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