fencing - Page 2 - The Horse Forum
 5Likes
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #11 of 13 Old 09-17-2013, 09:29 PM
Showing
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Ontario
Posts: 17,193
• Horses: 0
5 strands if overkill. You will need bags of insulators and not the cheap ones. They are not weather resistant and often break within a year. Three strands is plenty, the top and bottom are hot while the middle is the ground wire. My posts are about 30' apart so the wire moves in the wind. Horses don't like it and will remain farther away from the wire. I do use 5 posts at the corners so there is strong bracing, otherwise the corner posts will move inward from the tension.
Saddlebag is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #12 of 13 Old 09-18-2013, 05:22 PM
Yearling
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Maryland
Posts: 957
• Horses: 4
Insulated tubing, cheap, staples hold them in place, and UV resistant.



Hunt Seat :: What type of weapons are allowed and how many may be carried?
Maryland Rider is offline  
post #13 of 13 Old 09-18-2013, 07:37 PM
Green Broke
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Canada
Posts: 3,377
• Horses: 0
Are you owning or renting the place where you are going to fence? You may want to check into what is accepted practise in your area with regard to making improvements to property. If it's rented, it may be expected that it's left behind; if it's owned it should be down before being advertised or specifically identified as removed before possession so there's no surprises to the buyer.
Chevaux is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.



User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Fencing MooseDragon Barn Maintenance 39 12-24-2012 08:34 PM
Fencing huntergrl Farm Equipment 3 09-03-2011 11:05 AM
Best Fencing horseeyfarmgrl16 Horse Talk 7 08-21-2011 11:03 AM
Fencing kmdstar Farm Forum 17 10-18-2010 07:45 PM
Fencing! ilovemyPhillip Farm Forum 7 01-11-2010 01:05 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome