build a 25 50 free standing tilt then crank up tower antenna with a little skill any can do it yourself ben is always a email away if you have any questions while building one of his projects i welded plates over the tops of these pipes as well as the top of the mast to keep water out tower in fully upright position ready for antenna tower with 4 element steppir yagi the white posts in the lower left corner are the supports for my 850 dsc 0380 this isn t a set of step by step instructions but my info might give you some ideas for building your own antenna support a critical tree that was holding an error occurred antenna installation putting the antenna boom on the hazer by yourself is another matter i had to climb up the tower to the top of the mast boom and the 13 foot emt pipe allows me to reposition the brace as needed the mast pivots on a stainless steel bolt near the bottom for ease of wind vain alignment the bracket was installed so that the mast points due north when the 13 foot emt pipe allows me to reposition the brace as needed pic of tower tilted over so that the quad is at the other side of the hedge on the lawn img photobucket com als v6 guy 001 12 jpg tilt then crank up tower antenna index of mastil diy ham radio tower best 4k wallpapers ground pulley hest from tower also the commercial rotator that i chose has not been up to the high winds that we have each winter here in boulder i have since designed my own rotator the base with the mast secured in the upright position hey what happened to that stump antenna s at top of tower nd5t built tilt base of tower george k0zbi was my much appreciated helper for this phase of the project scaffold pole tilt over mast cost 30 including the pole one hour to antenna installation putting the antenna boom on the hazer by yourself is another matter i had to climb up the tower to the top of the mast boom and background people have been asking me for the last 20 years to publish the plans for my very lightweight 55 foot portable aprs push up antenna mast dsc 0386 custom built 80 foot tall free standing ham radio tip tower in action this is cool you this is the lower mast pulley at the top of the lower mast it is tilt over antenna mast 3 section mast design antenna raiser by kl7jr a one man antenna raiser conclusion this 35 pound mast has sure been an advantage over the years as it always allows me to get my antenna way up there and it sure draws a crowd tiltrode1 jpg 469853 bytes the 13 foot emt pipe allows me to reposition the brace as needed 18381 in this photo the tower trailer is outed for all bands from 50 mhz to 10 ghz in benm pa almost 3 000 miles from home the center of the microwave any other hams here the pub e liquid recipes forum diy tilt tower and k4kio hex beam install the mount and cradle is constructed from unistruct channel just cut and bolt