The Electromechanical Mast

Products Overview

Top Load

154lbs - 551lbs
70kg - 250kg

Extended Height

13.1ft – 65.7ft
4m - 20m

Retracted Height

3.7ft – 9.4ft
1.1m – 2.8m


Greasing Hole

Emergency Stop

Manual Backup







The mechanical telescoping mast, MecMast by Fireco, is an innovative and technologically advanced mechanical telescoping mast driven by an electric motor. The MecMast is an excellent solution for specialty designed antennas, cameras and other specific equipment used for Communications, Surveillance and Military activities. Our mechanical mast offers unparalleled sturdiness and precision during extension providing consistent accuracy with impressive lifting strength. The MecMast is designed to precisely lift, lower, tilt and rotate heavy payloads with low maintenance requirements making it an ideal solution for critical military applications. The MecMast by Fireco has an abundance of options that allow the mast to be precisely controlled by PC’s, laptops and different remote control options.  The MecMast mechanical telescoping mast is ideal for heavy top loads with long periods of extension, without the need for general guying ropes and is equipped with a manual safety backup system. Available in four to eleven sections, see below for MecMast New and Standard Features.


New Features

  • New Base Block with Brushless motor reduces noise, higher performance efficiency with a longer product lifetime
  • New MecMast Compact Series equipped with locking pins inside the pistons providing a more rigid and robust design with diminished torque
    • Standard design with New Base Block with Brushless Motor
    • Sections can be equipped with  sand scraper rings
    • PIN head fully retracts into the mast
  • New Remote Control is larger and more robust and is better suited for operators with gloved hands


Key Features

  • Supports heavy payloads up to 400kg (882 lbs)
  • Extended heights up to 25m (82 ft)
  • Keeps the height and is operative at any intermediate position
  • Great variety of “off-the-shelf” and customized solutions
  • Wide range of mounting options for installations on vehicles, shelters or on open grounds
  • It can be kept extended while vehicle is moving
  • Performance proven rugged design guarantees for high resistance to demanding and harsh environment conditions including sand, dust, ice or snow
  • Compliant with MIL-STD-810G , MIL-STD-461F, MIL-STD-1275E, MIL-STD-1686C , MIL-STD- 464C, and MIL-STD-810F
  • Durable and reliable with minimum maintenance requirements
  • Different communication and control protocols are available, e.g. RS422, RS485, CAN BUS.
  • Customized protection bellows