This is a sturdy, high quality flagpole, 2" dia, manufactured by Valley Forge Flag company. These kits are sold elsewhere for $250 or more. We have sold many thousands, and we are passing the savings on to you!! This kit is available in maintenance free clear anodized aluminum. You will find the same kit at stores like Home Depot at higher prices but in a presentation box. The pole is made of 5 sections, total length of 22ft as 2ft needs to be cemented into the ground. The wall thickness is 16 gauge. A plastic sleeve is included so the pole can be removed. This kit includes a: 20ft sectional pole 2 inch diameter made of maintenance free 16 gauge aluminum with gold ball top. 3ft x 5ft sewn nylon American flag,made in the US by Valley Forge, with embroidered stars Rope and all the fittings you need Plastic ground sleeve # Easy to follow instructions. This is residential grade product.