SYSTEM 50: Single Tube Mast

  • Ultra-light & compact mast system
  • Ideal for surveillance and communications technology
  • Maximum height 4m
  • Maximum top load 10kg
  • MIL-STD-810G

Rolatube’s SYSTEM 50 has been specifically designed to increase the capability of defence personnel by providing a range of equipment which minimises packed volume, weight and complexity. The SYSTEM 50 Single Tube Mast is lightweight military mast, making it ideal for the rapid deployment of  communications and surveillance technology including anti-drone systems, communications, optics, thermal cameras and radio systems. Set up and recovered in minutes with minimum personnel, the mast contains no moving parts to jam, freeze or that need maintenance.  Weather resistant and recoverable even when iced up, the mast maintains operability in the harshest environments.

All Rolatube mast systems have exceptionally low packed volume. Our complete SYSTEM 50 portable mast packs down to 17 x 25 x 18cm (6.5 x 10 x 7″ approx.) and weighs from just 2.0kg (4.4lbs approx).* Available in three heights to match operational requirements, the mast system is supplied with everything you need for set up. The mast’s top cap includes a 30mm socket for mounting essential kit such as radio and data antennas, portable lighting, cameras or sensors. All Rolatube mast systems are supported by a range of accessories for attaching equipment and providing additional setup options.

The SYSTEM 50 compact and lightweight tactical military mast is manufactured using Rolatube’s unique rollable composite to provide reliable maintenance free operation over its lifetime. Uniquely, the mast body incorporates a tough, weatherproof cover which is available in a range of colours enabling the mast to be either easily identifiable or blend into to its environment as required.

  • Construct & Finish Mast Body: PP & glass fibre composite.
  • Mast Cover: UV resistant nylon fabric cover in Multicam or solid black colour.
  • Environmental: Water & dust proof. Maintenance free.
  • Specification: Complies with the relevant sections of MIL-STD-810G
  • Wind Rating: 100kmh (62mph) bare mast only, secured with guy ropes and ground pegs

Available colours:

*3m version

Description Diameter mm (in) Max Height m (ft) Top Load Kg (lb) Weight of System Kg (lb)* System Part No.
System 50 2m Single Tube Mast System
51 (2)
2 (6.6)
10 (22)
2.0 (4.4)
System 50 3m Single Tube Mast System
51 (2)
3 (9.8)
7 (15.4)
2.4 (5.3)
System 50 4m Single Tube Mast System
51 (2)
4 (13.1)
3 (6.6)
2.9 (6.4)
*Without pegs.
Sector: Tactical Mast Systems - Military