Washington, D.C. 20549

                                    FORM 8-K/A

                                 CURRENT REPORT

                       Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
                       the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

                        Date of Report: November 5, 2003
                        (Date of earliest event reported)

                               Griffon Corporation
             (Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

       Delaware                     1-6620                  11-1893410
    (State or other              (Commission              (IRS Employer
    jurisdiction of              File Number)             Identification
    incorporation)                                            Number)

    100 Jericho Quadrangle, Jericho,  New York            11753
     (Address of principal executive offices)           (Zip Code)

                                 (516) 938-5544
                         (Registrant's telephone number
                              including area code)

          (Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)

Item 7.  Financial Statements and Exhibits.


         99.1   Press release dated November 5, 2003 issued by Griffon
                Corporation ("Registrant").

Item 12. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.

          On November 5, 2003, the Registrant issued a press release announcing
the  Registrant's  financial  results  for the  quarter  and  fiscal  year ended
September 30, 2003. A copy of the Registrant's  press release is attached hereto
as Exhibit 99.1.

         The information in this Form 8-K is being furnished under Item 12 and
shall not be deemed to be "filed" for the purposes of Section 18 of the
Securities and Exchange  Act  of  1934  (the  "Exchange  Act"),  or  otherwise
subject to the liabilities of such section,  nor shall such information be
deemed  incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933
or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific
reference in such a filing.



         Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934,
the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the
undersigned thereunto duly authorized.

                                            GRIFFON CORPORATION

                                            By: /s/ Robert Balemian
                                                Robert Balemian, President