BEL brings in 700 volt on the upper high voltage lines.
Then down through the transformer producing 120/240 volt power.
This shot was during May 2014 dry season,,, still nice and green.
Six months after initial clearing,,, a major burn
and second pass with excavator rake to clean up roots and smaller logs.
Notice the small Cohune Palm to the right,,, very protected. We were selective as possible, keeping as many big trees as possible around the foot print of a house.
Ratchet straps,,, right up there with the inclined plane and invention of the wheel, fantastic.
Form work braced straight and plumb with bush stick.
Four man bucket brigade to pour hand mixed concrete.
My buddy Rob,,,,
shade at the end
of a hot busy day.
C/W 200 ft of 3"power and
1 1/2" duct in trench.
We used board wood cut with a chain saw from logs on our property by "Eric the board wood cutter".