Installing pedestal tube - DKP206W - DKP206AV - DKP210W - DKP210AV

DKP206 and DKP210 User Guide

Document code
M210315EN
Revision
E
Language
English (United States)
Product
DKP206W
DKP206AV
DKP210W
DKP210AV
Document type
User guide
  • Compass
  • Spirit level
  • Wrench or adjustable wrench
Attach the 2‑meter (6‑foot 7‑inch) pedestal tube to the concrete foundation.
  1. Turn the pedestal tube so that the base plate lug faces:
    • South in the Northern Hemisphere
    • North in the Southern Hemisphere

    The base plate lug is for attaching the guide for the winch wire.

  2. Place the washers and the spring washers to the previously installed nuts.
  3. Lift the pedestal tube through the bolts on the washers.
  4. Install the nuts with the washers and spring washers to the foundation bolts.
    1
    Foundation bolt
    2
    Spring washers, under and above the plate
    3
    Washers, under and above the plate
    4
    Nuts, under and above the plate
  5. To level the pedestal tube vertically, use a wrench to adjust the nuts that are under the plate.
    CAUTION Use a spirit level to check the horizontal position of the mast base plate. Check the correct tilting direction of the mast.
  6. Tighten the nuts with a wrench.