Round Straight Steel Embedded Poles

The lighting standards listed here are designed for direct-burial applications. Standards mounted on structures require factory consultation — contact our Project Management team for exact catalog numbers and pricing of such poles.

Pole Shaft Specifications

The pole shaft is one-piece construction — fabricated from a weldable-grade carbon steel structural tubing with uniform wall thickness. The pole shaft material shall conform to ASTM A-500 Grade B with a minimum yield strength of 46,000 psi. It has a full-length longitudinal resistance weld and is uniformly round in cross section.

Direct Burial

An optional alkali-resistant coal tar epoxy can be applied to the burial portion of embedded poles. Our direct burial poles are supplied complete with a 2×4″ wiring slot below grade.

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Product Line

  • CPS-4-3011-8-EMB
  • 8
  • CPS-4-4011-10-EMB
  • 10
  • CPS-4-4011-12-EMB
  • 12
  • CPS-4-4011-14-EMB
  • 14
  • CPS-4-4011-16-EMB
  • 16
  • CPS-4-5011-18-EMB
  • 18
  • CPS-4-5011-20-EMB
  • 20
  • CPS-4-5007-20-EMB
  • 20
  • CPS-4-5011-25-EMB
  • 25
  • CPS-4-5007-25-EMB
  • 25
Catalog NumberMounting HeightEffective Projected AreaShaft DimensionsBurial Depth (ft)CutsheetTemplate
8090100120Rd.Wall Thick.

EPA ratings include a 1.3 gust factor.

About Us

General Structures, Inc. has been the best partner for C&I lighting standards since 1988. We adhere to standards set forth by AASHTO, ASTM International, and NEMA and weld all of our products to the highest American Welding Society standards.

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