In 2005, Post Glover and IPC Power Resistors merged to form the world's
leading resistor company. With over 130 years of combined industrial
and utility experience, the new Post Glover delivers proven solutions
for your most critical applications.
Located in Erlanger, KY, Post Glover employs the industry's most
experienced sales and engineering team and largest independent sales
representative network to ensure timely and accurate, same day response
to your typical and complex applications.
Post Glover offers the only UL listed high resistance grounding unit
in the industry, the Pulser Plus. We also have UL and CSA offerings in
low resistance grounding resistors and dynamic braking resistors.
Innovative Products Strengthened By Merger
Post Glover has application expertise across a complete selection of
resistor product lines. We have developed a line of standard
products that will enable consistent design, service and on-time delivery of
your order. Complimentary product lines that have been strengthened
by the merger include:
Transformer Neutral Grounding
Low Resistance Grounding
• Limits damage to expensive equipment
• Provides safety for personnel
• Localizes the fault
High Resistance Grounding
Ground fault protection that allows a process to continue operating while the fault is located and repaired.
Dynamic braking resistors produce braking torque for overhauling loads or stopping conditions for AC electric motors.
Motor starting and speed control for material handling and crane applications.
Custom designed harmonic filtering resistors for your industrial and utility applications.
Customer-focused Service since 1892
The Post Glover Electric Company was incorporated in Cincinnati, OH in
1893 by Samuel W. Glover, Oliver Kinsey, George N. Devou, Frank D.
VanWinkle and George H. Jones. The company, formed for the purpose of
dealing in and manufacturing electrical and railway supplies and
appliances and other articles of merchandise, was started with $50,000
Recent Company Growth Timeline
October 1989 – Post Glover acquires Guyan Electric Co. from Guyan Machine Co. Guyan Electric Co. was the resistor division of Guyan Machinery Co. and manufactured industrial and mining resistors. This business was transferred to Post Glover and remains a going concern.
1995 - Post Glover begins relationship with Shenzhen Farad Complete
Electric Co. Shenzhen, China to manufacture resistors for the Chinese
1996 - Post Glover/ IPC becomes Rockwell Automation's original
Encompass Partner for Dynamic Braking Resistors.
March 1996 - Post Glover's quality system is certified ISO 9001.
February 2000 - Post Glover buys Cutler-Hammer Resistor product
line and Cutler-Hammer products are split between Post Glover and IPC.
May 2005 – Post Glover and IPC Power Resistors Inc. merge.
February 2009 – Post Glover acquires Fortress Systems Pty Ltd in Braeside, Victoria, Australia, a manufacturer of industrial, mining, and utility resistors.
Post Glover Resistors
1369 Cox Avenue
Erlanger, Kentucky 41018