Rockwood Retaining Walls

Classic 8

Classic® 8 is the high performance block preferred by architects, builders, developers, and engineers worldwide. It is known for its ease of installation, strength, and versatility. Classic 8 provides extra support for the most critical applications. Whether the wall is supporting a retail development or backyard sanctuary, Classic 8 is the best solution for any type of retaining wall application.


Features

  • Most efficient retaining wall system to build
  • Lowest unit weight/sq.ft
  • One unit system, split blocks for half and corner units
  • Adjustable setback



Why Classic "8"?

The number "8" after the product name refers to the height of the block in inches.  This helps to differentiate between the two types, Classic 6 and Classic 8.




Sizes

 

Size W x D x H

Face Area Weight Units/Layer Layers Units/Pallet Pallet Pallet Weight
Straight Face 18 x 12 x 8 1 sq.ft. 85 lbs. 12 2 24 24 sq.ft. 2,090 lbs.
Straight Face
(Base Block)
18 x 12 x 6 1 sq.ft. 85 lbs. 12 2 24 24 sq.ft. 2,090 lbs.
Beveled Face 18 x 12 x 8 1 sq.ft. 79 lbs. 12 2 24 24 sq.ft. 1,946 lbs.
Beveled Face
(Base Block)
18 x 12 x 8 1 sq.ft. 79 lbs. 12 2 24 24 sq.ft. 1,946 lbs.
Half Block 9 x 12 x 8 0.50 sq.ft. 39 lbs. 12 1 12 6 sq.ft. 518 lbs.
Corner Block 13 x 5.50 x 8 0.72 sq.ft. 40 lbs. 12 1 12 8.64 sq.ft. 530 lbs.

Available by layer or pallet.

Colors

Please note: Always refer to actual product when making final color selection. Click here for assistance and to request the location of your nearest distributor(s).



Brown

Brown

Gray

Gray

Sandstone

Sandstone

Sandstone Brown

Sandstone Brown

Department of Transportation (DOT Approved) Colors

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Gray

Gray

Sandstone

Sandstone

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RCP Product Guide

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Product Guide

RCP Commercial Products

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Classic 8 Installation Manual

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Classic 8 Installation Manual

NCMA Best Practices

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Anchor Bar

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Anchor Bar Cut Sheet

Classic 8

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Classic 8 Cut Sheet

Super Stik

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Super Stik Cut Sheet

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