Controlling livestock in a location without access to AC power is easy with the Zareba 5 Mile Solar Fence Charger.
The Zareba 5 Mile Solar Fence Charger powers up to 5 miles of fence and can be used with the following fence types: steel/aluminum, poly wire/poly rope and poly tape. Made in the USA, the solar panel features compartmental damage-resistant construction.
Low impedance technology allows for less battery drain and intuitive technology resists shorts when the fence is in contact with weeds.
At A Glance:
Fence Charger Expert Tips:
The fence charger is the heart of your electric fence system. Consider the following factors to ensure you buy the right fence charger to meet your needs:
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|Voltage Minimum Requirements|
|Animal||Minimum recommended voltage on fence line*||Fence Recommendations||Animal||Minimum recommended voltage on fence line*||Fence Recommendations|
|Deer/Exotics ||4000 - 5000+ volts||6'+ tall to keep out deer, high visibility, minimum 7 strands||Horses ||2000 - 3000 volts||White 2" poly tape or high tensile wire recommended, 3-5 strands|
|Sheep/Goats ||4000 - 5000+ volts||Difficult to confine, 4-6 strands||Pigs ||2000+ volts||To deter from rooting, use 3-4 wires starting 6" from ground|
|Predators ||4000 - 5000+ volts||Wires spaced 6-8" apart, high output shock value||Nuisance pests ||1000 - 2000 volts||Smaller animals require closer wire spacing|
|Bulls/Bison ||3000 - 4000+ volts||Extra shock needed to control a determined bull, 4 strands minimum||Pets ||700 - 1000 volts||3-4 wires, starting 6" from ground|
|Cows ||2000 - 3000 volts||If docile with plenty of pasture, 1-3 strands||Poultry ||500 - 900 volts||Anti-Roost device on commercial poultry feeding systems|
|*Zareba Systems voltage testers can help you determine if you have adequate voltage on your fence line.|
To ensure your fence is operating properly, and your animals are contained safely, it is important to test your fence regularly. Using a Zareba Systems Electric Fence Tester you can measure fence line and fence charger voltage.
Lightning is often the cause of fence charger failure. To prolong the life of your charger consider the following: