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Outdoor Cross Base for Portable Flagpole

This steel Cross Base for outdoor use with portable flagpoles is a quick and easy way to install a Portable Flagpole securely

Product Description

This steel Cross Base for outdoor use with portable flagpoles is a quick and easy way to install a Portable Flagpole securely. It is a fixed Cross Base which can be used on any surface. It won’t mark the surface or cause any damage to the ground. The span of the cross is 1m in diameter. We recommend using Sand bags when used outdoors to provide added stability.

These bases are not designed for long term use and are best suited to outdoor events. Once weighted these bases will be able to cope with a small wind but we would advise this product is not appropriate for use in poor weather conditions. In these cases we would advise you explore a more supportive fixed base for the portable flagpole.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need planning permission before installing a Flagpole?

To install a flagpole permanently, you will need planning permission from your local council.

Under the Town and Country Planning Act 1990, flags come with the definition of an ‘advertisement’ and
their display is controlled by the Town and Country Panning (Control of Advertisements) Regulations 1992.

However, under Schedule 2 of the regulations, the national flag of any country, including the Union Flag, is
exempt from advertisement control provided ‘Each flag is flown from a single vertical pole and neither
the flag nor the displays any advertisement additional to the design of the flag’.

Our experience is that in general planning permission is straight forward to obtain, particularly if there are
other poles in the area which form a precedent. Our team can help you with this and provide all the
information you will need for your application.

Internal or External halyard?

You can choose from either an external or internal halyards on a flagpole. The internal halyards are vandal proof and also aid with noise reduction. With the rope rigged on the inside of the flagpole, it gives the advantage of added security, durability, and does not interrupt the flowing line. 

Do I need a rotating arm?

A rotating arm is used typically for portrait orientation flags. It is a light metal arm at the top of the flagpole which holds the flag out even when there is no wind.

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