U Guards and Accessories
Steel U Guards
Polyethylene Pole Riser System
Electrical Materials Company plastic U-Guards (risers) are designed to give non-conductive, high impact protection for utility power and communication cables installed vertically on poles. The EMC U-Guard offers excellent impact strength and weather-ability over a temperature range greater than any other non-conductive riser material. We are the industry leader in plastic risers and with many satisfied customers, the EMC U-Guard has proven to be one of our best selling products. The reasons for the success of our plastic U-Guard are its many features listed below:
- Installs quickly and easily with EMC's U-Guard fasteners.
- Easily field cut to desired length.
- Ribbed surface.
- Sizes: 1” through 6”. Lengths of 5’, 8’, and 10’
- Belled end on 2" through 6" provides for overlap on adjacent sections.
- Excellent UV protection.
U-Guard is the superior alternative to conduit riser systems and U-Guard provides savings in material cost, installation time and maintenance.
U Guard Adapters
U Guard Fasteners
Ground Wire Molding
EMC's plastic ground wire molding has the following features which provide a more economical installation than other materials.
- Unbreakable – excellent resistance to ultraviolet rays, material has over fifteen years of utility field experience.
- Provided in light gray color or black.
- Installs with standard staples.
- BOLTSTAPLEGALV74872 X 5/8 X .162 Galvanized Staple Rolled Point$0.12
- EMPEAD-4P2" - 4" Polyethylene U-Guard Adapter$25.76
- BOLTUGUARDADP2-82" - 8" U Guard Adapter$45.00
- BOLTUGUARD2STRAP2" Steel U Guard Strap$1.25
- BOLTUGUARD2PLFL2" U Guard Plastic 10' Length$25.00
- BOLTUGUARD22" U Guard Steel 8' Length$23.56
- PVRISERCAP200X4002"- 4" Duct To Riser Cap$8.95
- BOLTUGUARD21/42¼" x 8FT Green Steel U Guard w/ Flange$26.31
- PVRISERCAP300X4003" - 4" Duct To Riser Cap$8.95
- BOLTUGUARD4GRFL3¾" U Guard Flanged Green Finish$51.75
- PVRISERCAP400X4004" - 4" Duct To Riser Cap$8.95
- BOLTUGUARD4BOOT4" Steel U Guard Adapter$57.53
- BOLTUGUARD4BOOTGRN4" Steel U Guard Adapter Seafoam Green$57.53
- BOLTUGUARD4STRAP4" Steel U Guard Strap$2.25
- BOLTUGUARD44" U Guard Steel 8' Length$38.98
- BOLTUGUARD6STRAP6" Steel U Guard Strap
- BOLTUGUARD66" U Guard Galv - No Flange
- BOLTDEADENDBRACKETDEADEND BRACKET
- EMCGWM1/2X8Ground Wire Molding 1/2" X 8ft$2.25
- BOLTLAG1/4X2-1/2¼" Lag Screw 2½" Long Hex Head$0.44