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

  • Straight and beveled face options
  • Strong and versatile, efficient to build, one-unit system
  • Matching base, corner and half blocks
  • Matching half and corner block (2-3 day lead time req.)
  • Cap with 4" Universal or Chiseled Cap
  • Available by layer or pallet



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.





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

Available by layer or pallet.


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



Brown

Brown

Gray

Gray

Sandstone

Sandstone

Sandstone Brown

Sandstone Brown

Department of Transportation (DOT Approved) Colors

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



Gray

Gray

Sandstone

Sandstone


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