Open Trailer Towers: TM 51-20LT Small Portable Tower

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Mobile Tower Units (MTU)

The rugged, all-terrain 51-20LT small portable tower mast system is suitable for both on and off-road use.  This mobile trailer tower can be equipped with extra-extra-heavy-duty towers up to 50ft. (15m) tall to heavy-duty towers up to 100ft. (30m) tall and incorporates a large deck for accessories and equipment, making this one of our most popular and versatile small portable tower and mobile trailer tower systems.

Small Portable Tower

These integrated mobile towers coupled with a small mobile tower can handle just about any terrain with good ground clearance and high mobility, making for a well-rounded mobile tower unit (MTU).  A wide array of accessories including small radio equipment cabinets and generators are available to be married to this mobile trailer tower, along with a large or small portable tower to provide a complete mobile trailer tower system.

Our 51-20LT follows suit of all of our integrated mobile towers with hot-dip galvanized chassis’ and aluminum tread brite decking and fenders.  This mobile tower unit (MTU) also includes a galvanized torsion spring axle, interchangeable (lunette eye, ball coupler, etc.) and adjustable height coupler channel, all LED DOT lighting, and many other standard features of our small portable tower trailer systems.  As one of our best-selling small portable tower systems or mobile trailer tower units, we provide a very versatile, user-friendly mobile tower unit with integrated mobile towers, to provide a complete system.

Towing of this small portable tower system can be handled by many smaller vehicles, including SUV’s, light-duty trucks, and even some cars.  They are lightweight and provide high mobility for applications requiring a mobile trailer tower or small portable tower that may be off the beaten path.  The 51-20LT is a rugged and robust mobile tower system that will provide many years of service for any integrated mobile tower requirements you may have.  Additional details are as follows:

  • With a 5ft. 6in. (1.67m) wide x 16ft. 11in. (5.13m) long sized deck and a single axle configuration, it can be easily transported to remote locations.
  • Capable of holding smaller gensets and small radio equipment cabinets, as well as Aluma coax reels and antenna tubes, and many optional accessories.
  • Most of our guyed towers can be coupled our 51-20LT, including the popular T-100H to reach nearly 100 feet (30 meters).
  • With a single axle and low tongue weight, most trucks are capable of towing our 51-20LT portable tower systems.
  • If interested in learning more, the complete specifications can be found below.

 For more information on the TM 51-20LT please contact us.

 

Specs

Specifications TM 51-20LT
TOWERS AVAILABLE WITH UNIT GUYED – ALL MODELS
TRAILER WIDTH OVERALL 89 1/2IN (227.3 CM)
TRAILER WIDTH, FRAME ONLY 66IN (167.6 CM)
TRAILER DECK HEIGHT 23IN (58.4 CM)
TRAILER LENGTH OFTALL (W/O COUPLER) 21FT10IN  (262IN ) / 6.7 M (665.5 CM)
TRAILER GROSS VEHICLE WGHT (GVWR) 2,990 LBS (1356 KG)
TRAILER BARE WEIGHT 1,7000 LBS (771 KG)
TRAILER GROSS AXLE WGHT (GAWR) 3,500 LBS (1,588 KG)
TRAILER APPROX. WEIGHT SHIPPED
(VARIES WITH DIFFERENT ACCESSORIES )
2,200 LBS (998 KG)
NUMBER OF AXLES 1 (SINGLE)
AXLE CAPACITY RATING (EACH) 3500 LB (1,588 KG)
COUPLER CHANNEL (POSITIONS/HOLES) 5 POS./6 HOLES
STANDARD COUPLER SIZE 2 5/16IN  BALL, 7,000 LB CAP., 2 HOLES
ELECTRIC BRAKES NONE
TIRE SIZE (NOTE: ALL RADIAL TIRES!) LT235/85R/16 (LIGHT TRUCK)
TIRE LOAD RANGE E
TIRE CAPACITY AND LOAD RATE 2,835 LB (1,286 KG)
TIRE P.S.I. 80 PSI (551.6 KPA)
WHEEL / RIM SIZE (DIA./WIDTH/BOLT PATTERN ) 16IN  / 6IN  / 6 ON 5.5IN
FINISHED HEIGHT, TOWER IN USAGE POSITION 122IN (310 CM)
FINISHED HEIGHT, TOWER IN STOWED POSITION 98IN (249 CM)
OVERALL LENGTH WITH TOWER MOUNTED 26FT (312IN ) / 7.9 M (792 CM)
UID Label MIL-STD-130 Yes