Re: Ground system

Subject:     Re: Ground system
      Date:  Sat, 31 May 1997 08:44:26 -0800
      From:  Greg Leyh <lod-at-pacbell-dot-net>
        To:  Tesla List <tesla-at-pupman-dot-com>
References:  1

Ed Sonderman wrote:

> I remember at the time Richard Quick suggested interconnecting the
> ground
> rods with aluminum flashing and using Alumilox (conductive grease) at
> the joint
> of the copper and aluminum.  Then using hose clamps to bind them
> together.

What is the purpose of the Al flashing?  Couldn't you just connect 
to the ground rods with regular wire and a ground clamp?