Buy 4, Get One Free - Zareba® 2 Inch Poly Tape - 2,500 Feet

Model #: BPT500W2-Z

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Buy 4, Get One Free - Zareba® 2 Inch Poly Tape - 2,500 Feet

Buy 4, Get One Free - Zareba® 2 Inch Poly Tape - 2,500 Feet

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  • Highly visible, lightweight wiring for electric fences
  • 2  inch Polytape
  • 2,500 feet (760 meters)
  • Contains 14 strands of electrical conductors
  • Breaking load of 890 lb
  • Easier to install, repair and splice than regular wiring
  • Service Experts Available To Answer Your Installation Questions
Description
This poly tape allows horses and other animals to see it more easily than regular wiring.

Buy 4, Get One Free - Zareba® 2 Inch Poly Tape - 2,500 Feet (760 Meters)

A highly visible, lightweight wiring for electric fences.

Our Zareba® 2 Inch Poly Tape - 2,500 Feet (760 Meters) allows horses and other animals to see it more easily than regular wiring. Contains 14 strands of electrical conductors and has a breaking load of 890 lb. It is easier to install, repair and splice than regular wiring and will not rust.

Each roll contains 2 Inch x 500 feet of white poly tape. You may also need poly tape insulators and a poly tape to fence charger connector to complete your project.

Specs

Buy 4, Get One Free - Zareba® 2 Inch Poly Tape - 2,500 Feet (760 Meters) - Specifications

  • 2 Inch Polytape
  • Highly visible to horses and other animals
  • 500 foot (152 meter) spool
  • 5 spools
  • Contains 14 strands of electrical conductors
  • Breaking load of 890 lb
  • Easier to install, repair and splice than regular wiring
  • Will not rust
  • Note: This is not designed to function under extreme tension and must be used in conjunction with a permanent fence
Reviews

Disclaimer: Zareba® System does not endorse any information contained in product reviews. Please follow all label instructions for your specific use.

Buy 4, Get One Free - Zareba® 2 Inch Poly Tape - 2,500 Feet is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 3.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very durable product! We have a small horse farm that we have placed electric tape between pastures to ensure we have no injuries between pastures where fighting can sometimes be an issue. This 2 inch Zareba tape is built differently than your standard electric tape. It is alot heavier and holds up better in the elements. We will be eventually replacing all our electric tape out with this particular size. Great product!
Date published: 2013-05-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy setup, high visibility Bought this a month ago and it seems to be holding up well. Keeps the horse in and other animals out.
Date published: 2016-02-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Buy 4 get 1 free. cant beat it. Fantastic product and price, quick shipping
Date published: 2016-05-16
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Q&A
All About

POLY TAPE

Features and Benefits

  • Highly visible to animals
  • Lightweight
  • Wind passes through, low wear & tear
  • Convenient to install and repair
  • Will not rust

Ideal Uses

  • Excellent for horses
  • Temporary fencing
  • Rotational grazing
  • Equine fence kits
 

Zareba® Systems electric fence poly tape provides even greater visibility than poly wire or poly rope. Reinforced, rip-stop edges also help protect the tape from wear and tear.

The open weave design allows wind to pass through, reducing wear and increasing the longevity of the fence line.

Splicing poly tape is easy using specially designed splicer buckles. Use a poly tape tensioner to maintain tape tension as needed.

For best results, energize poly tape fence lines with a low impedance fence charger. Poly tape should not be used with a continuous output charger.

Tips

Expert Tips

WIRE SPACING

The height and spacing of the wires will vary with the animal you are containing. Position one electrified wire at animal’s shoulder height; this will cause it to hit the fence with its nose, making it back up.

POLY TAPE

Use poly tape for horse fencing or in rotational grazing since the animals can easily see this highly visible electric fence wire. Splice poly tape with splicer buckles specially designed for easy splicing and repairing of poly tape.

POLY WIRE

Poly wire is lightweight, so it is very easy to handle. You can rewind it very easily, move it and re-use it. Splice poly wire by tying a good, tight knot to maintain connections. Use a poly wire line tightener on each line and each side of the fence to maintain wire tension.

POLY ROPE

Also highly visible, this electric poly rope is also used for horses and livestock. When repairing poly rope, use a splicer designed for poly rope to maintain a good electrical connection.

FENCE CHARGERS FOR WIRE

Use a low impedance fence charger with poly wire and poly tape products.

PERMANENT PERIMETER FENCING

For a permanent perimeter fence, you may want to use high tensile or steel wire as your fence wire.

More Expert Tips About Fence Wire»
FAQs

Fence Wire FAQs

Q: Why is poly tape better for use with horses than regular wire?

A: It's a matter of visibility. Horses can see the tape more readily than wire. Remember, electric fencing is a psychological barrier: after a horse has met up with a poly tape electric fence and has felt the shock, when it sees the poly tape again, it will remember the shock and stay away from the fence.

 

Q: Why should I place one wire at the animal's shoulder?

A: Positioning one electrified wire at animal’s shoulder height will cause the animal to hit the fence with its nose, making the animal back up. See illustration below.

 

Q: What is the advantage of using high-tensile wire rather than aluminum wire?

A: High tensile wire is designed to be both a psychological barrier and a physical barrier.High tensile wire not only carries a shock, it is also sturdy enough to prevent a large bull from penetrating the fence line (as long as it has been installed correctly.)

In addition, aluminum wire can stretch out over time as tension is applied to it (very slowly).High tensile wire will not stretch; this affordable barrier can last for many, many years.

More Expert Tips About Fence Wire»

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