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Re: Balcony Railing Vibration/Noise

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Posted By<" ">D. Bramwell on January 03, 2002 at 14:02:51:

In Reply to: Balcony Railing Vibration/Noise posted byW.H.Miller on December 20, 2001 at 14:54:25:

: New aluminum railings have recently been installed on our condominium balconies. Now,an off shore breeze generates vibrations and accompanying noise that are very noticeable. Has anyone experienced a similar problem and do you have a remedy?

The wind is exciting the natural frequency of the rails, this is common with power lines. Try attaching a small deflector mid-way to break this pattern.

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