What is in the ball atop a us flag pole?

Answer There isn't anything inside the ball, or finial, atop flagpoles in the United States. According to, there has long been a myth claiming it contains three things, and those items vary bas... Read More »

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How Big Should a Flag Be on a 5-Foot Flag Pole?

The United States Postal Service offers a variety of services to meet customers' mailing needs, such as First Class and Priority mail. Available services vary depending on the size, shape and weigh... Read More »

A flag pole through my eye?

Go eat Trollilos Soup, you should feel better, I know it must be tough trolling all day.

How do I tie a flag to a pole?

Make the KnotsGrasp both ends of the rope and tie firmly into a knot, creating a halyard loop; this is just for the rope, not the flag as of yet. Take the flag snaps, and tie them onto the halyard ... Read More »

Can I mount a flag without a pole?

The U.S. flag can be properly displayed many ways and does not have to be mounted on a pole. For instance, the flag can be suspended vertically from a rope, displayed in a window or draped over a c... Read More »