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Old 04-08-2016, 12:08 AM   #1
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Flag Pole for a 5er ladder

Anyone out here on the forum have any good Ideas on how to make a flag pole and what materials are used and how to attach it to my ladder? It needs to be telescopic so I can raise and lower for traveling.
Any suggestions would be appreciated,, Thanks in advance
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I used a length of PVC pipe which I bolted to the outside of the ladder. It doesn't telescope and uses a common 3x5 flag which I lift into the pipe going up two steps on the ladder. I think the cost was about $5.00.


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Old 04-08-2016, 07:38 AM   #5
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Anyone out here on the forum have any good Ideas on how to make a flag pole and what materials are used and how to attach it to my ladder? It needs to be telescopic so I can raise and lower for traveling.
Any suggestions would be appreciated,, Thanks in advance
Turb's posted Pic's of his Complete install on his New units Ladder! Run a Search at the Top of page! Youroo!!
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Old 04-08-2016, 07:58 AM   #6
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Flag Pole for a 5er ladder






22' long flag pole buddy, camping world had it on sale free ship $149.00
15 minute install.
Comes with a 3x5

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Still on sale.

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$5 PVC pipe, zip ties, and regular 3x5 flag on wooden pole vs. $150 fancy-schmancy gizmo...hmmm. Yes I'm el cheapo.
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$5 PVC pipe, zip ties, and regular 3x5 flag on wooden pole vs. $150 fancy-schmancy gizmo...hmmm. Yes I'm el cheapo.
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Harbor Freight Tools. Telescoping flagpole, $57. I have been using this one for almost two years.

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I used a length of PVC pipe which I bolted to the outside of the ladder. It doesn't telescope and uses a common 3x5 flag which I lift into the pipe going up two steps on the ladder. I think the cost was about $5.00.


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I want to Thank all of you that have posted a response. You all have come up with some really clever ideas. I like the pics that Turbs had posted and I like the way it has attached to the ladder, looks really secure and can take on some pretty serious winds. My DW and I can't wait to get on the road... 29 days and counting to retirement !!!
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Old 04-09-2016, 06:05 PM   #15
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My flag in wind today.

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Fellow next to me in florida used poles from a military tent and he got the poles from a army surplus store!
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My flag in wind today.

Been up all day!


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Cool I have the same deal to install as soon as we get the Fiver home to the storage lot this weekend!! Nice!
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I use stainless fishing rod holders from Walmart secured around the ladder rails with the secured bolts. $39 if I remember correctly. Then just use the regular flag pole and just sit it down in the holder.
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I had the 22' pole and ladder mount on my 5er for 10 years before a gusty thunderstorm snapped a section of the pole last season. Poles and Holders replace the section for shipping costs only. I highly recommend them.🇺🇸


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