Galvan’s copper coated rods have a heavy, uniform coating of copper metallurgically bonded to a rigid steel core.
UL-Listed rods have 10-mil minimum copper plating. UL/RUS models have 13-mil minimum of copper.
Galvan manufactures copper-coated rods under patent 6,527,934.
Wide range of sizes from 1/2"x 5' to 1"x10'
Rods less than eight feet or less than 10 mils of copper, do not meet UL requirements, nor the NEC Code.
Made in USA
UL-Listed copper-coated sectional grounds are also available in sizes 1/2"x8' and 1"x10'. Sectional rods are threaded on both ends.