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xx   FENCE

Suggestions on how to use an electric fence to confine sheep.
COUNTRYSIDE Aug 1979 (v.63#8) pg. 48

The basics of New Zealand-style electric fencing.
COUNTRYSIDE Apr 1980 (v.64#4) pg. 47

How to build economical, low-maintenance electric fences. Ideal for intensive grazing applications.
COUNTRYSIDE & SMALL STOCK JOURNAL May-Jun 1990 (v.74#3) pg. 11

Power fencing for the small homestead. Electric fencing tips.
COUNTRYSIDE & SMALL STOCK JOURNAL May-Jun 1991 (v.75#3) pg. 30

Tips on getting started with electric fencing.
COUNTRYSIDE & SMALL STOCK JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1992 (v.76#4) pg. 43

Tips on adding one or more strands of electric fencing wire to an existing farm fence.
COUNTRYSIDE & SMALL STOCK JOURNAL Jan-Feb 1994 (v.78#1) pg. 77

How to make an open drive-through gate in an electric fence that keeps animals in.
COUNTRYSIDE & SMALL STOCK JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1996 (v.80#6) pg. 62

Tips on building electric fencing.
COUNTRYSIDE & SMALL STOCK JOURNAL Mar-Apr 1997 (v.81#2) pg. 54

Tip on constructing a section of electrified fence for bridging a creek which will withstand occasional flooding.
COUNTRYSIDE & SMALL STOCK JOURNAL Mar-Apr 1998 (v.82#2) pg. 65

Build an electrified grid of chicken wire you can drive over, but will keep your stock in and unwanted animals out.
COUNTRYSIDE & SMALL STOCK JOURNAL Jan-Feb 2002 (v.86#1) pg. 70

Battery-powered fence charger. All the features of an expensive model (variable pulse rate, low-duty cycle, high reliability), but at a fraction of the cost. Also suitable for keeping animals away from metal trash cans.
HANDS-ON ELECTRONICS May-Jun 1986 (v.3#3) pg. 52
Added Info HANDS-ON ELECTRONICS Feb 1987 (v.4#2) pg. 4

A high-voltage pulse generator. Use to create lightning effects, perform Kirlian photography experiments, or play with neon lights. Uses an auto ignition coil. Delivers pulses up to 30,000 volts. Can be adapted for use as an electric fence charger.
HANDS-ON ELECTRONICS May 1988 (v.5#5) pg. 28
Correction HANDS-ON ELECTRONICS Aug 1988 (v.5#8) pg. 4

Build a 150-foot horse- and cattletight electric fence in just 45 minutes. Posts are 1-inch PVC water pipe. The post holes are dug using water pressure.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #68 Mar-Apr 1981 pg. 105

Electric fence charger is powered by a 12-volt auto battery and delivers 25,000 volts of electricity to the fence. Est. cost: $15.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #76 Jul-Aug 1982 pg. 128
Added Info MOTHER EARTH NEWS #79 Jan-Feb 1983 pg. 182

Choosing and using an electric fence. Explains how they work and suggests how to set up pasture and garden fences.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #99 May-Jun 1986 pg. 96
Added Info MOTHER EARTH NEWS #102 Nov-Dec 1986 pg. 12

The art of garden fences. A comparison of buying and maintaining polywire, electroplastic (hot) tape and net, electric-fence energizers, and invisible fencing.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #145 Aug-Sep 1994 pg. 56

Tip: Make your own electric fence poles from 1"x2" boards.
ORGANIC GARDENING Jan 1982 (v.29#1) pg. 20

Short lengths of PVC pipe serves as insulators on an electric fence.
ORGANIC GARDENING Aug 1986 (v.33#8) pg. 23

Electric fence charger keeps animals away from garbage cans, etc.
POPULAR ELECTRONICS [1] Dec 1964 (v.21#6) pg. 57

Power supply for an electric fence delivers a harmless shock. Powered by a 45-volt B battery. Est. cost: $25.
POPULAR ELECTRONICS [1] Jun 1968 (v.28#6) pg. 45

Varmit Zapper uses a single strand of barbed wire to create an electric fence. Use it to keep animals from garbage cans, flower beds, etc. Digital electrical pulses are sent through the wire using the circuit described.
POPULAR ELECTRONICS [1] Jun 1980 (v.17#6) pg. 64

Typical electric fence installation and 5 circuit variations for powering the fence.
POPULAR ELECTRONICS [2] Dec 1997 (v.14#12) pg. 65