Erecting, installing, and dismantling towers requires specialized skills and experience. Information supplied by Stallions Satellite and Antenna assumes that all tower products will be installed or dismantled by personnel having these skills and having worked with similar products before. No one should attempt to install or dismantle towers without these skills and experience.
It is recommended that a square hole be dug 4 Ft. deep and 8 inches wider at the top on each side than the width of the base section of the tower. The hole should have vertical sides until the last foot and then be "belled" out on all sides about 6 inches. Here is a table of approximate base widths at ground level and volume of bases for "ready mixed" concrete: