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.