> It was written, regarding UFER grounds:
> "Sinking the ground rod several inches below the bottom of the foundation
> hole and only running copper wire out the bottom of the concrete is no
> problem. If house foundations use copper wire for Ufer grounds, then it
> sounds safe to assume that copper embedded in concrete does not eventually
> corrode away."
> WRONG! You want to divert strike current around the tower foundation,
> not through it. The conductor will be evaporated, exploding the
So are you saying that you don't believe in Ufer grounds? If I understand
them correctly, the whole point is to develop a low impedance path to ground
through the concrete.
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