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Barb Wire Fences

barb wire Barb Wire is used in many places and many ways.  This close up of a barb wire fence shows why it is useful as a  livestock deterrent.

 

barb wire Barb Wire is used in many places and many ways.  This close up of a barb wire fence shows why it is useful as a  livestock deterrent. woven wire fence

 

While barb wire is very effective alone, its efficiency as an electric fence is poor because it looses a large amount of energy through the barbs. barb wire

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