|WARNING Carefully check how to open the hinge or the mast may tilt over. Do not open the hinge axle.|
Disconnect guying 1.
To enable the hinge turn, open and remove all the nuts and washers above the base
Carefully lower the mast on a suitable support stand.
Keep an eye on the cables and the guy rods when lowering the mast. Make sure that the guy rods are straight.