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Where are the higher telescopic masts?

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I am looking to go taller with my portable mast. Currently I own a great mast from here, and being 21 feet (6.4 meters) high, I am looking to grab an additional 10 to 20 feet (3 to 6.1 meters). I am not having much luck finding anyone that sells taller telescopic aluminum masts, and it seems there is nothing between this size and going all out with a larger tower, of which I have no room for. Ideally I would like to have at least 30 feet (9.1 meters). Does anyone know of a retailer or distributor that supplies such a mast? The requirements are the aforementioned height, lightweight, telescopic, and not necessarily portable, but somewhat manageable to stow away when not in use.
 

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Thanks, guys. The Rohns are the most promising, yet they don't sell or supply a free standing tripod. Do they? The only options I saw were a base plate, or an roof tripod.
 
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You can usually find fiberglass, mil-spec sectional mast a few places on eBay. I guess theoretically you could build one of those as high as you dare. Just keep throwing in guy rings (and of course wires/ropes) til your heart's content. LOL
 
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What part of CA? Ham Radio Outlet sells the Rohn pushup mast! But not so sure about a ground mounted tripod. Usually its a ground plate, with a stub sticking up, you place the end of the mast over, pass a bolt thru it and off you go! That plate has a spike on the bottom that digs into the ground. If properly guyed, no problema. Or attached to the eave of the house, etc.
 
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