GROUNDING & PROTECTOR PIPES

GROUND RODS

500 Threaded Rod Clamp

We offer Copperclad, solid Copper, Stainless Steel, and sectional ground rods in various lengths. CC represents Copperclad and C represents solid Copper. The suffix “S” represents sectional. UL Listed.

Copper Clad Ground Rods
CC6001/2″ x 8′
CC6011/2″ x 10′
CC6035/8″ x 8′
CC6045/8″ x 10′
CC6073/4″ X 10′

Solid Copper Ground Rods
C6001/2″ x 8′
C6011/2″ x 10′
C6035/8″ x 8′
C6045/8″ x 10′
C6073/4″ X 10′
UL Listed 96
Sectional Ground Rods
CC600S1/2″ x 8′
CC601S1/2″ x 10′
CC603S5/8″ x 8′
CC604S5/8″ x 10′
CC607S3/4″ X 10′

Stainless Steel Ground Rods
S6001/2″ x 8′
S6011/2″ x 10′
S6035/8″ x 8′
S6045/8″ x 10′
S6073/4″ x 10′
UL Listed 96

AIRCRAFT TIE DOWN ANCHOR

Aircraft Tie Down AnchorCopperclad aircraft tie down ground rods. Other sizes available upon request. See also CC607TD. UL Listed.

CC607A3/4″ x 9 1/2′


TIE DOWN ASSEMBLY

Aircraft Tie Down AnchorCopper Clad Sectional Ground Rod complete with catalog no.C618 eyelet. Used to tie down aircraft or provide a static discharge point. Assembly provides easier installation of rod and eyelet screws onto top. UL Listed.

A coupling and driving stud are needed to drive the ground rod but are not provided with this assembly. We suggest a coupling and driving stud, under normal conditions should last about 7 assemblies.

CC607TD3/4″ x 10′ ground rod with grounding eyelet


GROUND ROD ASSEMBLY

Ground Rod AssemblyAssembly consists of 2 sections 5′ long of ground rods and 1 threadless coupling. Eliminates oversize charges for shipping long ground rods. Available for both Copper Clad and stainless steel ground rods. UL Listed.

CC601KIT1/2″ Copper Clad ground rod kit
CC604KIT5/8″ Copper Clad ground rod kit
CC607KIT3/4″ Copper Clad ground rod kit
CC604KIT5/8″ Stainless Steel ground rod kit
CC607KIT3/4″ Stainless Steel ground rod kit


ENHANCED GROUND RODS

Enhanced Ground RodsEnhanced ground rods are used in high resistivity soils to provide a low resistance ground. Each kit includes an enhanced ground rod, inspection well, P628 ground enhancement material and a 4/0 Copper pigtail 4′ in length. Can be purchased for either vertical or horizontal installation. Standard sizes are shown below; contact our Sales Department for other sizes, options and pricing.

EGR 10V 4/010′ Vertical Enhanced Ground Rod
EGR 20V 4/020′ Vertical Enhanced Ground Rod
EGR 10H 4/010′ Horizontal Enhanced Ground Rod
EGR 20H 4/020′ Horizontal Enhanced Ground Rod


CC610 HELIX DRIVING ANCHOR

CC610 Helix Driving AnchorCopper clad helix driving anchor, used to drive threaded tie down rods.

CC610X58Helix driving anchor for 5/8″ tie down rod CC610X34Helix driving anchor for 3/4″ tie down rod


THREADED COUPLING

Threaded CouplingGround rod coupling used to connect sectional ground rods. Machined from tough Copper Alloy. UL Listed.

C6111/2″ Threaded coupling for full size rods
C6125/8″ Threaded coupling for nominal rods
C6133/4″ Threaded coupling for nominal rods


COMPRESSION COUPLING

Threaded CouplingThreadless ground rod coupling used to connect two pointed ground rods. The coupling is tapered so the parts compress, when driving the rod, to form a conductive connection. Allows for quick and easy installation. Available for copper bond or stainless steel ground rods. UL Listed.

C611CC1/2″ Compression coupling for full size rod
C612CC5/8″ Compression coupling for nominal rods
C613CC3/4″ Compression coupling for nominal rods

S612CC5/8″ Compression coupling for nominal rods
S613CC3/4″ Compression coupling for nominal rods


DRIVING STUD

Driving StudGround rod driving stud for use in protecting the threads on sectional ground rods. Will protect about 20 ground rods under normal conditions.

S615Driving stud for 1/2″ full size
S616Driving stud for 5/8″ nominal
S617Driving stud for 3/4″ nominal


AIRCRAFT GROUNDING EYELET

Driving StudCast bronze grounding eyelet. Provided with threads to screw onto sectional ground rods. Provides a static discharge tie down point for aircraft. Can withstand 9000lbs. of pulling force. UL Listed.

C61812Bronze eyelet with 1/2″ internal threads
C61858Bronze eyelet with 5/8″ internal threads
C61834Bronze eyelet with 3/4″ internal threads


GROUND PLATES

One Connection Ground Plate
ONE CONNECTION
Two Connection Ground Plate
TWO CONNECTION

.032 thick high conductivity Copper sheet with either one or two bonding plates (catalog number C410) attached to plate. Any size can be fabricated. UL Listed.

One plate attached
C61912″ X 12″ (1 square foot)
C62012″ X 24″ (2 square feet)
C62118″ X 18″ (2 1/3 square feet)
C62236″ X 36″ (9 square feet)
Two plates attached
C62312″ X 24″ (2 square feet)
C62418″ X 18″ (2 1/3 square feet)
C62536″ X 36″ (9 square feet)

CGP1236P12″ X 36″ Copper Plate with Bond Plate
CGP24242P24″ X 24″ Copper Plate with Two Bonding Plates

Note: Both the top and bottom surfaces of the ground plate may be used to calculate the 2 square foot requirements for UL 96.


GROUNDPLATE WITH EXOTHERMIC WELD PIGTAIL

GroundplateEXOTHERMIC WELD GROUND PLATES

CGP181824C56-19 Copper 18″ x 18″ Ground Plate with 2′ of C56-19 (2/0-19) Bare Copper Cable

ANY SIZE CAN BE FABRICATED

Description for ordering:

CGP

Copper Ground Plate

Thickness
(decimals)

Width of plate
(inches)

Length of plate
(inches)

Length of pigtail
(inches)

Cable for pigtail
(use cable section for cable options)


P627 BENTONITE CLAY

Bentonite ClayWestern Bentonite Clay is a natural earth clay backfill material that improves the soil conditions for grounding. It absorbs water and moisture to lower ground resistance. Available in 50lb. bags.

P627Bentonite Clay


P628 ELECTRODE BACKFILL MATERIAL

P628 Electrode Backfill MaterialLow resistance carbon based backfill material. Lowers ground system resistance in difficult soil situations. Ideal for use in rocky soil, sand, gravel or any other high resistance soil conditions. Available 25lb. bags.

P628Electrode Backfill Material


P629 TIE DOWN ROD DRIVER

P629 Tie Down Rod DriverUsed to drive ¾″ tie down anchors (PLP Part # CC607A) without deforming the top eye loop.

P629Driving head for CC607A


C630 PROTECTOR PIPE

C630 Protector PipeCopper tube 6′–8″ long protector pipe. For use where cables are subject to displacement or damage on Class I structures only and with cables through ½″ diameter. Use lead wedge to make electrically continuous with conductor. Secure to wall with catalog number C706L.

C630Copper Protector Pipe C630LCopper Protector Pipe Leaded

C631 PROTECTOR PIPE

C631 Protector PipeCopper tube 6′–8″ long with set screw collars at both ends to bond pipe. ¾″ O.D. tube is used where cables are subject to displacement or damage. Secure with catalog number C707L.

C631Copper Protector Pipe


PVC PROTECTOR PIPE

PVC Protector PipePolyvinylchloride (PVC) protector pipe-for use where cables are subject to displacement or damage. Schedule 40 and sunlight resistant. Secure with catalog number G706, C706LPVC, G707, or C707LPVC.

P6313/4″ I.D. X 10′
P631-43/4″ I.D. X 4′

P6321″ I.D. X 10′
P632-41″ I.D. X 4′
P6361-1/2″ I.D. X 10′
P636-41-1/2″ I.D. X 4′

P6372″ I.D. X 10′
P637-42″ I.D. X 4′

P633 WOOD PROTECTOR

P633 Wood Protector2″ wide treated wood molding 8′ long protects cables that are subject to displacement or damage. For cables up to ¾″ diameter. Secure with catalog number G708.

P633Wood protector


G634 GALVANIZED PROTECTOR

G634 Galvanized Protector

1″ rigid galvanized conduit with PVC insert to protect cables that are subject to displacement or damage. Provided with 2 bonding screws. Available for all cable and secondary wire sizes. Secure with G707R.

G634Galvanized protector with PVC insert 10′ long


641–643 GROUND ROD CLAMPS

641–643 Ground Rod ClampsCast Bronze ground rod clamp has 1½″ of contact and two bolt tension. Available for ½″, ⅝″, or ¾″ ground rods. UL Listed.

C641½″ Ground Rod Clamp
C642⅝″ Ground Rod Clamp
C643¾″ Ground Rod Clamp


C645 U-BOLT GROUND ROD CLAMP

C645 U-Bolt Ground Rod ClampCast U-Bolt bonding clamp for use with pipe or round bar from .400″ to 1.315″ Can be used with cable and wire sizes from #6 to 250 MCM. UL Listed.

C645U-Bolt Ground Rod Clamp
C645LU-Bolt Ground Rod Clamp Leaded


P648 DEPRESSION FORM

P648 Depression Form P648 Depression Form

Plastic form, 3″ x 6″ x 3″ deep, to pour concrete around aircraft tie-down anchor (catalog number CC607A).

P648 Depression Form


PVC GROUND ACCESS WELL

PVC Ground Access WellPVC ground access well with 10″ or 12″ ID diameter. Galvanized steel lid included.

10″ Diameter
P64912″ long
P65018″ long
P65124″ long
P65236″ long
12″ Diameter
P65412″ long
P65518″ long
P65624″ long
P65736″ long

GALVANIZED STEEL LID

Galvanized Steel LidFor use with 10″ or 12″ PVC ground well.

P65910″ Lid
P66012″ Lid


LEAD WEDGE

Lead WedgeLead wedge used to make conductor electrically continuous with metallic protector at entrance and exit points.

P661Use with 1/2″ ID Pipe
P662Use with 5/8″ ID Pipe
P663Use with 3/4″ ID Pipe
P664Use with 1″ ID Pipe


DRIVING SLEEVE

Driving SleeveSteel ground rod driving sleeve to prevent mushrooming on top of ground rod. Made from heat-treated, stress-proof steel.

P670For 1/2″ Ground Rod
P671For 5/8″ Ground Rod
P672For 3/4″ Ground Rod


REBAR BONDING ASSEMBLY

Rebar Bonding Assembly

Prefabricated Rebar Bonding Assembly with a 5′ piece of Copper Conductor, Exothermic Welded to an 18″ long piece of #4 Rebar. Rebar can be welded or tied to construction steel to form bond. UL Listed.

C673xC52Rebar with C52 cable (Class I System)
C673xC56Rebar with C56 cable (Class II System)
C673xC59Rebar with C59 (4/O) cable


REPLACEMENT STUDS, INSERTS AND CHAINS

Replacement Studs, Inserts and Chains Replacement Studs, Inserts and Chains Replacement Studs, Inserts and Chains

Brass inserts for Static Ground Receptacles. Used as replacements or mounted to bus bars. Also available is the lid retention chain.

C674x12Ball Stud with 1/2″ Threads

C674x38TS“T” Style insert with 3/8″ Threads
C674x12TS“T” Style insert with 1/2″ Threads
C674x58TS“T” Style insert with 5/8″ Threads

C674CHAINChain replacement for lid


675 STATIC GROUND RECEPTACLE, THREADED, WITH CABLE CONNECTOR

675 Static Ground Receptacle, Threaded, with Cable Connector 675 Static Ground Receptacle, Threaded, with Cable Connector

Cast Brass Static Ground Receptacle with either rounded ball stud or “T” style insert. Cover plate has chain retention. Designed to couple onto threaded rod or ground rod. Comes with a cable connector for attaching ground cables. Can be threaded for any size up to 1″. Please designate thread size when ordering. Receptacle is 3″ diameter and 3 ½″ tall. UL Listed.

C675Brass Ground Receptacle with Ball Stud and cable connector
C675TSBrass Ground Receptacle with “T” Style insert and cable connector


C676 STATIC GROUNDING RECEPTACLE, THREADED

C675 Static Grounding Receptacle, Threaded C675 Static Grounding Receptacle, Threaded

Cast Bronze static grounding receptacle, threaded, for use on threaded rod or sectional ground rods. Can be threaded for any size up to 1″. Please designate thread size when ordering. Same as C675 without the cable connector. Standard receptacle is 3 diameter and 3½″ tall. Also available with 4½″ diameter and 4″ tall receptacle.

C676Static Grounding Receptacle with Ball Stud
C676TSStatic Grounding Receptacle with “T” style insert
C677Static Ground Receptacle 4 1/2″ Diameter with Ball Stud
C677TSStatic Ground Receptacle 4 1/2″ Diameter with T style insert


C678 STATIC GROUNDING RECEPTACLE, EXOTHERMIC

C678 Static Grounding Receptacle, ExothermicCast Bronze static ground receptacle to exothermic weld on ⅝″ or ¾″ ground rod. Receptacle is 2¾″ diameter and 4½″ tall. Lid has chain retention.

C678Static Grounding Receptacle


CONCRETE GROUND PLATE

C680   C680   C681   C682
C680   C681/C682

When cast into concrete structures these offer grounding points for equipment, machinery, etc. Made from high quality Copper Alloy and can be connected easily to Copper cable with exothermic welds.

C6802 holes (1/2″ diameter) to weld to 4/0 cable
C6814 holes (3/8″ diameter) to weld to 4/0 cable
C6824 holes (1/2″ diameter) to weld to 4/0 cable

Other configurations available.


BUS BAR MOUNTING BRACKETS

Bus Bar Mounting Brackets Bus Bar Mounting Brackets

Stainless Steel brackets to mount bus bars.

S690Stainless Steel bracket for 2″ bus bar
S691Stainless Steel bracket for 4″ bus bar


STAND OFF INSULATOR

Stand Off InsulatorStandoff insulator, manufactured from fiberglass. Two sizes available.

P695Red Insulator — 1 1/2″ length with 5/16″ threaded holes
P696Red Insulator — 2″ length with 3/8″ threaded holes


Bus Bar GroundingMany different options are available for our bus bar grounding products. Please contact our Sales Department for more information on whole configurations, sizes, and options. All bus bar components can be purchased individually or as a kit. UL Listed 96.


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