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 Click for the QuadLock page for Cubical Quad Antennas.  

  Click for the HexLock page for Hexbeam type Antennas


Warning -- Tower and antenna work can be dangerous. Working from the ground helps reduce the risk but every installation is different. The user is responsible for the application and adhering to good engineering and saftey practices.

 

Review Update: Now in 3 models: Standard, Monster and Mini

Over 180 TiltPlates shipped.   Thanks!

 

VIDEO --- CLICK for the HamRadioNow interview at Dayton 2014 

 

 

 


For More information

* Click for TiltPlate specifications for ALL models

* Click for Prices and Ordering

* Click for FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions about applications, installation, etc)

* Click for Customer Pictures and feedback

* Click for WD0M Tower Failure pictures and comments

* Click for Hamfest Pictures

* Click for Shop Pictures

* Click for Videos and YouTube VIDEOS

* Click for KARLock information (optional gravity lock)

* Click for TiltPlate STACKING information and mast recommendations

* Click for Commercial Links - companies we work with

* Click for The QuadLock Page - Tilt product for Cubical Quad Antennas

* Click for The HexLock Page - Tilt Product for HexBeam type antennas

* Click for Company Information and to contact us directly

 

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Read the TiltPlate reviews on eHam, click here

Read the KARLock reviews on eHam click here

 

Click for TiltPlate write up in CQ Magazine

 

 

 

Tiltover Tower -- A Yahoo group dedicated to crankup and tiltover towers.  You may be interested in joining. 

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ORDERING

Price List

  1. Standard Model          $750 + $55 shipping & handling

  2. Monster Model           $895 + $85 shipping & handling

  3. Mini-TiltPlate          $700 + $44 shipping & handling

  4. KARLock, non-stackable  $190 + $20 shipping & handling

  5. KARLock, Stackable      $225 + $20 shipping & handling

  6. Lateral Boom Strut      $123 + $20 shipping & handling

Shipping is to continental U.S., Alaska, Hawaii and Canada -- (contact me for shipping to other locations)

 

Note:  If you are ordering multiple items, special orders, or for international shipping, contact me directly for an invoice.

Click to send an email to me:   al@nn4zz.com  

 

      Standard Model - $750 plus shipping

  • Yagi up to 15ft windload & 100 lbs  (e.g. 3el tribander, 4el Steppir, etc)

Select your options and click the "Buy Now" button

Mast U-bolt size

Boom U-Bolt size 

Stacking Configuration 

  

Note: shipping weight is about 40 lbs 

     

     Monster Model -  $895 plus shipping

  • Yagi up to 25ft windload & 250 lbs  (e.g. Steppir MonstIR, Dream Beam, other large yagi, etc ) 

Select your options and click the "Buy Now" button

Mast U-bolt size

Boom U-Bolt size 

Stacking Configuration 

 

Note: shipping weight is about 60 lbs 

      
     Mini-TiltPlate Model - $700 plus shipping
  • Yagi up to 9ft windload & 70 lbs  (e.g. 3el tribander, 4el Steppir, etc)

Select your mounting options and click the "Buy Now" button

Mast U-bolt size

Boom U-Bolt size 

Stacking Configuration 

  

Note: shipping weight is about 30 lbs 

 

     KARLock, Non-Stackable - $190 plus shipping

The KARLock is an optional locking device for your TiltPlate.  If you live in a high wind area or just feel more comfortable with a device to prevent the antenna from lifting in high winds, you may want to consider a KARLock for your Tiltplate.   Click Here for more information.

Select your mast size and click the "Buy Now" button

Mast U-bolt size

Note: shipping weight is about 5 lbs 

     
     KARLock, Stackable - $225 plus shipping

The "stackable" KARLock is the same as the regular KARLock except it comes with 2 additional U-bolts and a short section of 2 inch tube for mounting.  Click Here for more information on the KARLock.

Select your mast size and click the "Buy Now" button

Mast U-bolt size

Note: shipping weight is about 5 lbs 

 

 


 

Tiltplate Models - Standard, Monster, Mini

 

TiltPlate (standard)

Antennas up to 15 sq ft, 150 lbs

Shown in the stackable configuration (mast extends past TiltPlate)

Click for full specifications

 

 

TiltPlate (monster)

Antennas up to 25 sq ft, 250 lbs

Shown in the non-stackable configuration (mast is in front)

Click for full specifications

 


Mini-TiltPlate

Antennas up to 9 sq ft, 70 lbs  (2el Steppir, DreamBeam 11, Small tribander or LPDA)

Only requires 12 inches on the boom for mounting.

shown in the "stackable" configuration (mast extends past the TiltPlate)

Click for full specifications

 

 

 

 

    


 

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Click for Shop Pictures

TiltPlates, KARLocks, and QuadLocks

 


Click for Hamfest pictures

Lida (XYL), Al,  and Cal (son) at the Dayton 2010 hamfest.  Photo by Don / N4HH.


Videos here and on YouTube

     Click for the NN4ZZ video channel on YouTube

 

All of the TiltPlate, KARLock, and QuadLock videos are posted on YouTube in the NN4ZZ channel.

 

 

                 

Small Screen Version                      Large screen Version

( 320 X 240 -- 9 MB )                                                         ( 640 X 480 - 65 MB )

This is a 4 minute video showing the TiltPlate in action.  Both files are the same,  the screen size (and time to load) is different.  Click the VIDEO icon to play.  The BLUE hyperlink will allow you to download the file if your system blocks videos.  You then need to rename the file to .WMV to play.

The music on the video was written, composed, and  recorded by Andrew (OZ5E) and Lissa (XYL) also known as The Ham Band. For more information check www.hamband.com

 

Bill / KM1C Stacked TiltPlate video

The video below shows 2 stacked yagis on TiltPlates with a 6M yagi at the top.  Click for more information on Bill's project.

 Video Details:  9 minutes, SMALL 320x240 screen size, Microsoft .WMV format

Click to play .WMV format

 Video Details:  9 minutes, LARGE 960x720 screen size, FLASH format 

Click to play the FLASH format 

 


Company Information

 

Company:  NN4ZZ TiltPlate  is a family owned LLC  (Limited Liability Corporation)

Location: We are located in Loganville Georgia, (30 miles east of Atlanta)

Founded: The LLC was established on October 26, 2009 and is co-owned by Al Ludwick / NN4ZZ and Cal Ludwick.   Lida Ludwick (XYL) provides shipping and administrative support. 

 

Safety and Convenience

Mission: The mission of our company is to provide safety and convenience products for yagi and quad antenna users with tiltover towers.  Our products, the TiltPlate, QuadLock and HexLock are designed to allow antenna maintenance from the ground without the need for a tall ladder or expensive bucket lift.   It is our goal to provide the best quality product possible at a reasonable cost.  To that end we use the best components, a robust design, and quality manufacturing processes.    

 

Patents: Tiltplate and KARLock, HexLock and QuadLock are patented. 

 

Contact:  Click to send email --->  al@nn4zz.com  

Note: Although our phone number is not listed here, phone support is available just send an email and it will be provided or email your number and we'll give you a call.