Ground Plates

Description

Ground Plates

ERITECH® brand of ground plates from ERICO provide a large surface area to dissipate current into the ground. They are made from high-conductivity copper sheets and are available with pigtail conductors. The ground plates are available in a variety of sizes and configurations. Custom sizes are also available.

Features

  • Made from high conductivity copper sheets
  • Available with pigtail conductors
  • Custom sizes available

Applications

Copper and steel ground plate electrodes can be buried below grade to provide the physical connection to the earth and are used to dissipate current

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Copper Ground Plates with Terminated, Welded Pigtails

Part No. Thickness Width Length Cable Code
Cable Size Pigtail Length
GPECEAH0241L024 1/32 in 12 in 24 in 1L #4 Stranded 24 in
GPECEAH0241T024 1/32 in 12 in 24 in 1T #2 Solid 24 in
GPECEAH0242Q024 1/32 in 12 in 24 in 2Q 4/0 Stranded 24 in
GPECEAJ0181G024 1/32 in 18 in 18 in 1G #6 Solid 24 in
GPECEAJ0182Q024 1/32 in 18 in 18 in 2Q 4/0 Stranded 24 in
GPECEAJ0241G024 1/32 in 18 in 24 in 1G #6 Solid 24 in
GPECEAK0241G024 1/32 in 24 in 24 in 1G #6 Solid 24 in
GPECEAK0241H024 1/32 in 24 in 24 in 1H #6 Stranded 24 in
GPECEAK0241T024 1/32 in 24 in 24 in 1T #2 Solid 24 in
GPECEAK0241V024 1/32 in 24 in 24 in 1V #2 Stranded 24 in
GPECEAK0241Y024 1/32 in 24 in 24 in 1Y #1 Stranded 24 in
GPECEAK0242G024 1/32 in 24 in 24 in 2G 2/0 Stranded 24 in
GPECEAK0242Q024 1/32 in 24 in 24 in 2Q 4/0 Stranded 24 in
GPECEAK0242V024 1/32 in 24 in 24 in 2V 250 MCM Stranded 24 in
GPECEAM0362Q024 1/32 in 36 in 36 in 2Q 4/0 Stranded 24 in
GPECEAP0481H024 1/32 in 48 in 48 in 1H #6 Stranded 24 in
GPECEBH0121V024 1/16 in 12 in 12 in 1V #2 Stranded 24 in
GPECEBH0122G024 1/16 in 12 in 12 in 2G 2/0 Stranded 24 in
GPECEBH0241K024 1/16 in 12 in 24 in 1K #4 Solid 24 in
GPECEBH0242G024 1/16 in 12 in 24 in 2G 2/0 Stranded 24 in
GPECEBH0242L024 1/16 in 12 in 24 in 2L 3/0 Stranded 24 in
GPECEEK0242Q060 1/4 in 24 in 24 in 2Q 4/0 Stranded 60 in
GPECEEK0361T024 1/4 in 24 in 36 in 1T #2 Solid 24 in


Copper Ground Plates with Welded, Through Pigtails

Part No. Thickness Width Length Cable Code
Cable Size
Pigtail Length
GPECCAH0242Q024 1/32 in 12 in 24 in 2Q 4/0 Stranded 24 in
GPECCAJ0181V024 1/32 in 18 in 18 in 1V #2 Stranded 24 in
GPECCAJ0242Q024 1/32 in 18 in 24 in 2Q 4/0 Stranded 24 in
GPECCAJ0361L024 1/32 in 18 in 36 in 1L #4 Stranded 24 in
GPECCAK0241L024 1/32 in 24 in 24 in 1L #4 Stranded 24 in
GPECCAK0241T024 1/32 in 24 in 24 in 1T #2 Solid 24 in
GPECCAM0362C024 1/32 in 36 in 36 in 2C 1/0 Stranded 24 in
GPECCAM0362Q024 1/32 in 36 in 36 in 2Q 4/0 Stranded 24 in
GPECCBH0122Q024 1/16 in 12 in 12 in 2Q 4/0 Stranded 24 in
GPECCBH0242G024 1/16 in 12 in 24 in 2G 2/0 Stranded 24 in
GPECCEK0242C036 1/4 in 24 in 24 in 2C 1/0 Stranded 36 in

Copper Ground Plate with Bent Corners and Welded Pigtail

Part No. Thickness Width Length Cable Code
Cable Size
Pigtail Length
GPECEHX1 .064 in 17 in 17 in 1G #6 Solid 10 ft

Copper Ground Plates Without Pigtails

Part No. Thickness Width Length
GPECNAK024 1/32 in 24 in 24 in
GPECNDF006 1/8 in 6 in 6 in
GPECNEB024 1/4 in 2 in 24 in
GPECNEK024 1/4 in 24 in 24 in
GPECNEM040 1/4 in 36 in 40 in

 

 

Copper Ground Plates with Cable Attachments
– Copper ground plated made from 20 gauge thick, high conductivity sheet
– Cable attachment (LPC535L) securely fastened to plate

Part No. Thickness Width Length Number of
Cable Attachments
LPC750 20 gauge 12 in 24 in 2
LPC751 20 gauge 18 in 18 in 2
LPC752 20 gauge 36 in 36 in 2
LPC753 20 gauge 12 in 24 in 1
LPC754 20 gauge 18 in 18 in 1
LPC755 20 gauge 36 in 36 in 1

Copper Utility Pole Bottom Plates

Part No. Description Thickness Diameter Conductor Size Range
EGP100 Utility Pole-Bottom Plate with Lug* .025 in 7.5 in #14 Solid – #4 Stranded
EGP100HL Utility Pole-Bottom Plate with ERITECH® HAMMERLOCK Connector .025 in 7.5 in #14 Solid – #4 Stranded

*RUS Approved

Copper Utility Ground Plates

Part No. Description Thickness Width Length
UGP719 Utility Ground Plate with SRGC46 Connector* 1/16 in 7.5 in 19.25 in
UGP719BP5 Utility Ground Plate with Connector, quantity of 5 per package 1/16 in 7.5 in 19.25 in
UGP719SBP5 Utility Ground Plate with ESB2 Split Bolt 1/16 in 7.5 in 19.25 in
UGP738 Utility Ground Plate with SRGC46 Connector* 1/16 in 7.5 in 38.5 in
UGP738P5 Utility Ground Plate with SRGC46 Connector, quantity of 5* 1/16 in 7.5 in 38.5 in
UGP738SBP5 Utility Ground Plate with ESB2 Split Bolt 1/16 in 7.5 in 38.5 in

*SRGC46 Connector (for Signal Reference Grids) can be used for #4 solid – #6 stranded AWG.

Steel Ground Plates

Part No. Description Thickness Width Length
EGGP Galvanized Steel Ground Plate, without Connector 1/4 in 10 in 16 in
EGGPC Galvanized Steel Ground Plate, with HDC58 Connector 1/4 in 10 in 16 in
EBGP Bare Steel Ground Plate, without Connector 1/4 in 10 in 16 in