This purple martin house pole is specifically designed for Lone Star Purple Martin Houses. It features three pole sections made of 2 inch galvanized square tubing that is electroplated with zinc. Each section is about 6 feet long. Two 12 inch X connectors and one 18 inch X connector made of 10 gauge steel connect the sections and add extra support. A 30 inch ground socket will keep your pole securely mounted. The included compact winch attaches easily to the pole and allows you to raise and lower your house with ease for maintenance and cleaning. The Lone Star Pole System comes with everything except the purple martin house! Includes pole, cable, winch, and ground socket.