Flagpole for a private house
Flagpole for a private house – If you have decided to buy a flagpole for your private house, then it is important to understand which solution is the best. Flagpoles come in different sizes and are made of different materials. They can be fiberglass masts and aluminum masts. Regardless of the starting material as the flagpole is made, they have different mechanisms to raise the flag and also differ in their height. Today, the most popular type of flagpole is made of fiberglass. It is available with us in heights of 6m, 7m, 8m, 9m, 10m, 12m , and it is also possible to order an individual size. View the flagpoles
How are fiberglass flagpoles made?
Flagpole for a private house – To make a flagpole, various fiberglass fabrics and chemicals, mainly resin, are taken. When this mass is created, then paint is applied. Basically, flagpoles are white, but any color from the RAL catalog can be achieved as needed. Read more about RAL here The prepared mass is placed in a special form. In this form, there is a flexible element along its entire length, which is inflated to the diameter of the desired flagpole. The flagpole achieves its hard and durable, flexible consistency as a result of heating up to 50 degrees Celsius. At this temperature, the mast is kept for 1.5 h, and after this time it is cooled for one day. Up to 8 flagpoles can be made in one form within 12 hours.
The longest mast that was made in Sweden – 36 m (consists of 3 parts)
The longest mast in Estonia – 18 m (consists of 2 parts)
The production technology in Sweden is 50 years old, which is constantly being improved,
The oldest flagpole still standing is 50 years old
Flag pole for a private house – how is the installation of the flag pole?
Most often, flagpoles are installed by a professional and certified team, but there are some cases when the owners of the house undertake to install the poles for private houses. The process of installing a flagpole is not as complicated as it might seem. Let us tell you how it happens if the customer chooses to have the mast installed by specialized workers. Initially, it is determined what length of mast is needed. The length of the mast is important in order to create the next stage – the base. To prepare the base, a hole is dug, at the appropriate depth and width for the length of the mast. Once the pit is prepared, it is filled with concrete mixture and left to harden for up to 2 weeks. 2 weeks is the recommended time, but there are cases when it is possible to perform the installation even faster.