[Article]Aluminium, Steel, Carbon Fiber, or Carbon Glass Poles

Utility pole can be applied as electric poles, lamp posts, and telecommunications poles. The pole generally has a length of approximately 12 meters and is embedded in the ground about 2 meters. Material was originally using wooden poles. Along with the development of technology, material that is widely used today are steel, aluminum, and fiber. Here are the advantages and disadvantages of these materials.
Steel
Advantages:

  • Strong
  • If until bent by storms, can be straightened out again

    Deficiency:

    • weight

      Aluminum
      Advantages:

      • Light

        Deficiency:

          Easy crooked
          Carbon glass
          Advantages:

          • Light

            Deficiency

            • Easy crooked
            • When bent by storms, can not be straightened out again

              Carbon fiber
              Advantages:

              • Light
              • Flexible
              • Not easily broken

                Deficiency