Telescopic - Composite - Crank-Up

Telescopic Composite Crank-Up Masts

Comrod has a complete range of telescopic composite crank-up masts to suit every possible headload. Masts tubes are manufactured from epoxy-glass or epoxy-carbon composite material depending on the mast specification.

The IDTM series of composite telescopic masts are designed and manufactured to meet the demands of todays tactical communications market. IDTM series masts are available in heights ranging from 6 to 24 metres capable of supporting headloads up to 100kg*. The IDTM series of masts are designed for supporting headloads such as line-of-sight (LOS) antennas, omni-directional antennas, electronic warfare (EW) antennas and cameras.

The mast sections are constructed using composite glass/carbon fibre tubes.  Fittings are manufactured from aluminium and stainless steel. The mast is extended using a winch assembly attached to a patented hoisting mechanism.  Ground mounting kits are available for field deployment together with a range of vehicle and shelter bracket options. 

The following table contains a small selection of masts.  If you have a specific mast requirement then please contact comrod sales ( for further information.

Description Height (m) Maximum Headload (kg) * Series
IDTM series composite telescopic mast (pdf 573 KB)  6 - 24   100 IDTM

* Maximum top load dependant on wind surface area.

Deployment video for IDTM Composite Telescopic Mast