Galvanized/Stainless Ground Rods

 
Hot Dip Galvanized Ground Rods
  • Outstanding corrosion resistance; high-strength steel is emersed in molten zinc forming a rust-proof barrier.
  • Minimum zinc thickness 3.9 mils. (per ASTM A-123)
  • Meets NEMA GR-1 and ANSI C135.30 requirements.
  • Stamped for inspectability and traceability.
  • Made in USA.


  • Note: Rods less than 8' (96 inches) do not meet the requirements of UL, NESC nor NEC Codes.

    Note: Most galvanized grounds are NOT listed.


Listed Rods (UL and/or CSA US and Canada)
Catalog
Number
Matching Coupling Nominal
Diameter X Length
Actual
Diameter Inches
Sub &
MasterBundle
Wt. per
100
NAED
UPC No.
632591-
Color Code
GR6258§ GRC-54G 5/8" x 8' 0.539-0.555 5 / 100 640 70702-2 Copper
GR6258F*§ GRC-625G 5/8" x 8' 0.625-0.640 5 / 100 770 61407-8 Yellow
GR6250§ GRC-54G 5/8" x 10' 0.539-0.555 5 / 100 941 70703-9 Copper
GR6250F*° GRC-625G 5/8" x 10' 0.625-0.640 5 / 100 1040 61468-9 Yellow
GR7508F*° GRC-34G 3/4" x 8' 0.750-0.769 5 / 50 1200 61478-8 Black
GR7510F° GRC-34G 3/4" x 10' 0.750-0.769 5 / 50 1500 61479-5 Black
GR1010F° GRC-100G 1" x 10' 1.000-1.140 5 / 25 2900 61484-9

* RUS Listed
§ UL Listed, meets the NEC
°-CSA Listed, meets NEC/NESC



Catalog
Number
Matching Coupling Nominal
Diameter X Length
Actual
Diameter Inches
Sub &
MasterBundle
Wt.
per 100
NAED
UPC No.
632591-
Color Code
NON-LISTED RODS
GR5005* GRC-12G 1/2" x 5' 0.484-0.500 10 / 100 334 70731-2 Green
GR5006 GRC-12G 1/2" x 6' 0.484-0.500 10 / 100 410 70732-9 Green
GR5008 GRC-12G 1/2" x 8' 0.484-0.500 10 / 100 534 70733-6 Green
GR6254 GRC-54G 5/8" x 4' 0.539-0.555 10 / 100 325 61303-3
GR6255 GRC-54G 5/8" x 5' 0.539-0.555 10 / 100 408 70700-8
GR6255F GRC-625G 5/8" x 5' 0.625-0.640 5 / 100 470 61467-2 Yellow
GR6256 GRC-54G 5/8" x 6' 0.539-0.555 5 / 100 490 70701-5
GR6256F GRC-625G 5/8" x 6' 0.625-0.640 5 / 100 574 61469-6 Yellow

*RUS Listed
 
304 Solid Stainless-Steel Ground Rods
  • Stamped for inspectability and traceability.
  • Made in USA.
  • 316 Stainless available upon request.


Catalog Number
Matching Coupling Nominal
Diameter X Length
Actual
Diameter Inches
Sub &
Master Bundle
Wt.
per 100
NAED
UPC No.
632591-
S5010* GRC-12SS 1/2" x 10" 0.500-0.515 5 / 25 910 61485-6
S6255S GRC-58SST 5/8" x 5' 0.625+010/-000 5 / 25 525 70737-4
S6256 GRC-58SS 5/8" x 6' 0.625+010/-000 5 / 25 624 70738-1
S6258** GRC-58SS 5/8" x 8' 0.625+010/-000 5 / 25 832 70745-9
S6258S* GRC-58SST 5/8" x 8' 0.625+010/-000 5 / 25 832 61496-2
S6260* GRC-58SS 5/8" x 10' 0.625+010/-000 5 / 25 1040 70726-8
S6260S* GRC-58SST 5/8" x 10' 0.625+010/-000 5 / 25 1040 70725-1
S6212 GRC-58SS 5/8" x 12' 0.625+010/-000 5 / 25 1248 70723-7
S7508* GRC-34SS 3/4" x 8' 0.750+0.015/-000 5 / 25 1200 61483-2
S7508S* GRC-34SST 3/4" x 8' 0.750+0.015/-000 5 / 25 1200 61486-3
S7510* GRC-34SS 3/4" x 10' 0.750+0.015/-000 5 / 25 1500 70734-3
S7510S* GRC-34SST 3/4" x 10' 0.750+0.015/-000 5 / 25 1500 70759-6
S1010* GRC-100SS 1" x 10' 1.0+0.020/-000 5 / 25 2700 70710-7
S1010S* GRC-100SST 1" x 10' 1.0+0.020/-000 5 / 25 2700 70711-4

S Suffix-Denotes sectional ground rod
*Denotes Listed CSA for US and Canada
** RUS and Listed CSA for US and Canada
 
Pig-Tail Rods
  • Made in USA.
  • Manufactured from solid C11000 copper.


Contact factory for quotation of copper-coated and hot-dip galvanized pig-tail rods.
Provide rod type, size, wire type, gage and length. An example: 5/8" x 8' copper coated rod
with 4' of #6 bare solid copper pig tail to be attached 6" from top or drive end of the rod.
 
Copper Coated Ground Rods
  • 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 but 10-mil coating is acceptable.
  • Galvan manufactures copper-coated rods under patent 6,527,934.
  • Rods less than eight feet or less than 10 mils of copper, do not meet UL requirements, nor the NEC Code.
  • Made in USA.



Catalog
Number
Matching
Threadless Coupling
Nominal
Diameter X Length
Actual
Diameter Inches
Sub &
MasterBundle
Wt. per
100
NAED
UPC No.
632591-
Color Code
5005 1/2" x 5' 0.471-0.481 5 / 100 305 61125-1 Green
5006 1/2" x 6' 0.471-0.481 5 / 100 370 61126-8 Green
5008L* 50-TC 1/2" x 8' 0.500-0.510 5 / 100 545 61138-1 Orange
5010L* 50-TC 1/2" x 10' 0.500-0.510 5 / 100 690 61130-5 Orange
6254-10M 5/8" x 4' 0.539-0.549 5 / 100 340 61487-0 Red
6255-10M 60-TC 5/8" x 5' 0.555-0.565 5 / 100 424 61585-3 Red
6256 5/8" x 6' 0.539-0.549 5 / 100 508 61586-0 Red
6256-10M 60-TC 5/8" x 6' 0.555-0.565 5 / 100 508 Copper
6258* 60-TC 5/8" x 8' 0.555-0.565 5 / 100 680 61588-4 Copper
6258G13** 60-TC 5/8" x 8' 0.561-0.571 5 / 100 700 61217-3 Yellow
6260* 60-TC 5/8" x 10' 0.555-0.565 5 / 100 847 61580-8 Copper
6260G13** 60-TC 5/8" x 10' 0.561-0.571 5 / 100 860 61218-0 Yellow
6262* 60-TC 5/8" x 12' 0.555-0.565 5 1000 61474-0 Copper
6265* 60-TC 5/8" x 15' 0.555-0.565 5 1275 61475-7 Copper
7508* 70-TC 3/4" x 8' 0.673-0.683 5-50 992 61548-8 Black
7510* 70-TC 3/4" x 10' 0.673-0.683 5-50 1240 61340-8 Black
7512* 70-TC 3/4" x 12' 0.673-0.683 5 1475 61476-4 Black
7515* 70-TC 3/4" x 15' 0.673-0.683 5 1850 61477-1 Black
1010* GRC-100GP 1" x 10' 0.907-0.917 3/50 2248 61440-5

Notes:
*These rods are UL Listed
**These rods meet UL & RUS (13 mils mimimum of copper).
 
Copper Coated Sectional Ground Rods
  • Threaded on both ends.
  • Made in USA.


Catalog
Number
Matching
Threadless Coupling
Nominal
Diameter X Length
Actual
Diameter Inches
Sub &
Master Bundle
Wt. per
100
NAED
UPC No.
632591-
Color Code
5008LS* 50-LC 1/2" x 8' 0.500-0.510 5 / 100 545 63138-9 Orange
5010LS* 50-LC 1/2" x 10' 0.500-0.510 5 / 100 690 63130-3 Orange
6258S* 60-C 5/8" x 8' 0.555-0.565 5 / 100 678 63588-2 Copper
6260S* 60-C 5/8" x 10' 0.555-0.565 5 / 100 847 63580-6 Copper
7508S* 70-C 3/4" x 8' 0.673-0.683 5 / 50 922 63348-2 Black
7510S* 70-C 3/4" x 10' 0.673-0.683 5 / 50 1240 63340-6 Black
1010S* 80-C 1" x 10' 0.907-0.917 25 2248 63440-3
 

Notes:
*These rods are UL Listed
Rods less than eight feet or less than 10 mils of copper,
do not meet UL requirements, nor the NEC Code.
 
Solid Copper Rods
  • Made in USA.


Solid Copper Rods
Catalog
Number
Nominal
Diameter X Length
Actual
Diameter Inches
Sub &
MasterBundle
Wt. per
100
NAED
UPC No.
632591-
C6258 5/8" x 8' 0.623-0.627 5 / 25 950 61488-7
C6260 5/8" x 10' 0.623-0.627 5 / 25 1190 61489-4
C7510 3/4" x 10' 0.748-0.752 5 / 25 1710 61490-0