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Some outdoor fences.

rhodierhodie Senior Member
edited March 2011 in Vets and Producers
middlewhite sows behind two strand electric wire.
Weaner piglets behind sheep netting with single electric training wire.
close up of training wire.
Close up of adjustable insulators.


  • rhodierhodie Senior Member
    edited March 2011
    Both wires are live, Blonde run off the same type of stock fencing unit for sheep and cattle, main or battery charged are equally effective.
  • Stevie GStevie G Super Moderator
    edited March 2011
    And not a piece of "barbed wire" in sight, hey Blonde!!:D
    It is exactly how I used to do mine on occasions!:D
  • rhodierhodie Senior Member
    edited March 2011
    There is less effect with the dry ground during summer, but so long as the fences are at least 6000 volts, no pigs go through, the fencing unit is earthed through a metal stake at the position where the unit is sited, I can take a picture if it helps.
    I ran pigs behind polywire in Africa, on kikuyu or stargrass pastures without problems during the dry winter season.
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