[TowerTalk] Ground Rod Myths?

Ian White gm3sek at ifwtech.co.uk
Wed Apr 23 03:36:32 EDT 2014

>I came across a website that claimed it's better to use the hydraulic
>pressure from water hose to drive ground rods instead of pounding them
>into the ground. The idea is to prevent damage to the copper clad. I
>see how this would make the installation easier, but can't imagine the
>copper being stripped away that easily.  Any truth to this?

It depends totally on where you live. The only valid generalization
about driving ground rods is: "Local Mileage WILL Vary".

73 from Ian GM3SEK

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