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Re: [TowerTalk] Ground Rods

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Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] Ground Rods
From: "Jim Brown" <>
Reply-to: Jim Brown <>
Date: Mon, 03 May 2004 21:43:09 -0500
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On Mon, 3 May 2004 18:38:26 -0600, Grillo's wrote:

>The system uses hollow rods you drive down into the rocky soil (using a long 
>rock drill bit).  
>You then pour chemicals inside the rod.  The chemicals seep into the 
>subsurface and 
>lower the impedance.  

Yes, BUT:

As I understand it, chemical systems require routine maintenance to maintain 
the chemical balance of the soil around the ground rod. Right?

Jim K9YC


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