Advantages of Solar Powered Electric Fences
There are many choices when it comes to electric fences. One such option is a solar powered electric fence. Solar powered electric fences have some advantages over traditional electric fences. Solar fences are easily installed, and are a great option when installing in remote areas and in areas without easy access to electricity. They otherwise work just as other electric fence systems. Solar fences work in many different environments, but they do require significant exposure to sunlight. About once a month, you should check to see if the solar panels are still receiving adequate sunshine. It’s important to remember that when the seasons change, the direction of sunlight can change also.
Solar electric fences are great for containing livestock, particularly in remote areas. Containing livestock to a specific area can help to improve the quality of soil in that area due to the animal fertilizer. Solar electric fences require a solar electric fence charger and a battery. Many of these fences are able to stay charged for eight weeks, even when the solar panel doesn’t receive direct sunlight. Another great advantage to solar is that they often last for years. Solar powered electric fences are very efficient at keeping your animals and property safe and contained.
$301.30 As low as: $271.17The Speedrite S500 Solar Fence Energizer is a 0.5 joule model. It includes a 5 watt solar panel and an internal rechargeable 12 volt gel cell battery and fence leads. Ideal for smaller applications, strip-grazing and portable fencing, as well as remote areas. Requires minimal sunlight hours to keep battery at or near full charge. Learn More
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$379.10 As low as: $341.19The Speedrite 6000 Unigizer is a dual purpose 6 joule model. A versatile 3-in-1 energizer, it runs on 110 V plug, 12 V battery, or solar panel. Great for large farms and larger numbers of livestock. Learn More
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