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Braces

beef brace

Different types of braces are used according to the potential stress on the fence.  The single H-brace on the left is found in a sheep pasture. While the double H-brace below is part of a cattle pasture.brace

 

 

 

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The H-braces are further reinforced by cross wires which should not be allowed to touch any hot wires.

Below are two good examples of how corner braces can be utilized.

corner brace

 

 

 

Below are two good examples of how corner braces can be utilized.

corner brace

 

For more forage information contact Dr. Keith Johnson: johnsonk@purdue.edu

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