Zareba® Black 4 Foot Step-In Fence Post

Model #: A-48B

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  • Heavy duty 4 foot step-in black fence posts
  • Constructed with durable black plastic and sturdy metal tip
  • Molded clips hold electric fence wire & polytape
  • Step-in flange for easy installation
  • Anti-rotation spike to keep post in place
  • 8 clips at a variety of heights for different livestock types
  • 1 polypropylene and steel fence post per order
  • Also available in White
  • Service Experts Available To Answer Your Installation Questions

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Zareba® Black 4 Foot Step-In Fence Post

With Zareba® Black 4-Foot Step-In Fence Posts, you can quickly set up fencing in any outdoor area. Just set up your fence perimeter by installing these fence posts and then run your fence line between them. While Zareba® designed these posts with electric fencing in mind, they can also be used for setting up perimeters for crowd control, construction zones and property marking. They can even hold decorations or serve as a vegetable or plant stakes. Constructed with durable polypropylene and steel, Zareba® built these fence posts to last while being easy to install and remove. For ease of use and reliability, each post features a step-in flange that also includes an anti-rotation spike. With eight molded clips, each step-in post can hold fence line at multiple points along its 4-foot height providing you with the ultimate in adaptability.



Using durable polypropylene that is reinforced with a ribbed, steel I-beam, these temporary fence posts are the strongest poly post on the market. Not only is the polypropylene UV-resistant, each post is also completely molded as one piece, adding to its strength. The result is a strong, reliable fence post.



Each step-in post has eight clips, which allow you to set your fence line to the height you need. These sturdy clips can hold any type of fence line, including polytape, polyrope, polywire, steel wire and aluminum wire. Hang multiple lines or a single line – these fence posts are completely adaptable to your needs.



Installing each fence post is easy. With its steel-tip base, just pick your post’s location and guide it into the ground. Then make a quick push with your foot on the step-in flange and it is set firmly in place. The post will remain secure and hold its place thanks to the built-in anti-rotation spike.



Your step-in posts have multiple uses. Most importantly, they are designed to hold electric fencing line and are perfectly suited to hold polytape, polywire, polyrope or wire. They can also be used to set up construction zone netting, as crowd control fencing, to mark property perimeters, to hold light-strings for Christmas decorations and even as a plant stakes.



Installing a temporary fence? Remember that every fence requires a grounding system, and you have everything you need with the Total Grounding System, a kit that includes all the supplies required. Also be sure to regularly test your fence for proper voltage with a Digital Fence Line Tester, which can help you detect shorts and power problems.



Zareba® is the largest manufacturer of electric fence systems in North American and offers durable, reliable electric fence products for all your pet and livestock fencing needs. Since the 1930s, Zareba® and its related brands have been leaders in electric fencing, providing for homes, farms and ranches in the decades since. If you have questions about your electric fencing purchase, reach out to Zareba® Service Experts for assistance.


Zareba® is the largest manufacturer of electric fence systems offering durable, reliable electric fence products for all of your animal fencing needs.


Zareba® Black 4 Foot Step-In Fence Post - Specifications

Model Number A-48B
Materials Polypropylene and steel
Color Black
Fence Wire Type Polywire, polyrope, polytape, steel wire or aluminum wire
Fence Height 4 ft
Number of Clips 8


What's included in the box:

  • 1 step-in post (black)




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Most Recent Customer Reviews

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Review posted on
May 13, 2017
Exactly as advertised. By RD

Reasonably priced, timely delivered, great quality.

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Review posted on
April 17, 2017
Very happy By Ty

Excellent product, very easy to use!!!

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Review posted on
May 19, 2016
My 4 ft posts came just in time for my big job By Pizza
I needed to get my fence up and ready and had forgot to order my 4 ft posts Zareba came to the rescue and got my posts to me just in time and in high quality condition, thank you!!
Shelton ,WA
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Review posted on
June 3, 2014
Amazon Review By
I wanted these to use in my garden for my tomato plants. The cages you buy in the stores are usually too small to contain the plants once they take off growing. So I used these around them then attached green gardening tape to them where the tomato branches were heaviest as they were growing. It makes the support custom to each plants need.
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Q.What is your suggested spacing for theses posts? thanks in advance Brad

Posts for electrical fencing are typically spaced 12-20 feet apart. The spacing may vary depending on the animals being contained, terrain, wire type, and personal preference.

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