Portable ten-meter instrument mast

TitlePortable ten-meter instrument mast
Publication TypeConference Proceedings
Year of Conference1984
AuthorsJairell, R. L., Tabler R. D., and Schmidt R. A.
Conference Name52nd Annual Western Snow Conference
Series TitleProceedings of the 52nd Annual Western Snow Conference
Date PublishedApril 1984
PublisherWestern Snow Conference
Conference LocationSun Valley, Idaho
KeywordsInstrument masts, Meteorological instruments, Wind profiles

This paper describes a portable 10-m mast for supporting vertical arrays of meteorological instruments. Constructed of aluminum and weighing 85 kg, the assembled mast with instruments attached can be moved by one person, and is easily adjusted to be verical over uneven or sloping surfaces. Complete fabrication drawings are provided.