The Adjustable Hanging Device is perfect for bird feeders, flower baskets, and any other hanging container. It extends up to 122cm (48"), which makes cleaning and refilling feeders easy before they are raised back into position. The interior ratchet mechanism assists in easily raising or lowering any hanging garden item up to 16kg (35 lbs). To raise a feeder or basket, place both hands underneath the container and push upwards to the desired height. Lower by a few centimetres to engage the locking device. To lower a feeder or basket, place both hands beneath the container and lift up to release the locking device. When not in use, the Device is 21cm (8.5") long.