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ZAREBA® 50 MILE AC POWERED LOW IMPEDANCE ELECTRIC FENCE CHARGER Does your pasture and fence line develop tall weeds through the growing season? This 2 Joule Zareba® plug-in fence energizer will power through that vegetation to help contain your animals. Use the Zareba® 50 Mile AC Low Impedance Fence Charger to contain livestock inside your fence and keep unwanted wildlife out. This fence energizer can be connected to any electric fencing, including high-tensile wire, polywire and polytape. Features include moisture-resistant internal components, a fuseless design, a rugged, weather-resistant case and a pulse indicator light. This energizer comes with a 2-year warranty that includes protection from damage caused by lightning. Qualify for a free 1-year extension to the warranty when you register your new fence charger online.
Best used for:
CHARGER DISTANCE RATINGS
Your charger’s effectiveness depends on a number of factors, and one of them is the type of fence line you have installed. Steel wire is the most conductive, so it offers the longest electrifiable distance.
Animals Controlled Your 50-mile electric fence charger can be used to successfully contain or exclude a number of animal types, including bulls, cattle, exotics, goats, horses and pigs, within an electric fence system. Also use it to create a fence to keep out unwanted wildlife, including deer, predators and pest animals.
"Very pleased with my new Zareba Charger... The customer service at the Zareba center in Pennsylvania was outstanding! Very personable, helpful, knowledgeable and friendly!” (Bud) Read More Reviews »
AC CHARGER INSTALLATION GUIDE All plug-in electric fence chargers must be located near an electrical outlet and mounted in a sheltered location. Don’t forget that all electric fence systems require a corresponding ground-rod system.
VIDEO TIPS: INSTALLING YOUR CHARGER Installing your AC electric fence charger is simple, and we outline the procedure in this video. Be sure to consult your Zareba® instruction manual prior to the installation.
ZAREBA® 50 MILE AC POWERED CHARGER PRODUCT DETAILS Interested in learning more about the 50 miler from Zareba®? Take a closer look at the in-depth specifications for this product. Complete Product Details »
ACCESSORIES FOR ZAREBA® INSTALLATION This purchase provides you with a fence charger and a fence tester, but you may need more to build a proper livestock containment system. ZarebaSystems.com offers everything you need to get your fence up and running, allowing you to order your supplies from one website.
Proudly Built In The USA This Zareba® fence charger is assembled and packaged at our facility in Tennessee. Zareba® is honored to employ the American workers who construct, test and package our products.
OUR 30-DAY SATISFACTION GUARANTEE Your satisfaction is our top priority! If, for any reason, you are not satisfied with your purchase from ZarebaSystems.com, you may return it within 30 days of receipt for a replacement or a full refund of your purchase price. This guarantee is part of our worry-free shopping policy. More Warranty Information »
ABOUT ZAREBA® Zareba® is the largest manufacturer of electric fence systems in North America. Our company 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. If you have questions about your electric fencing purchase, reach out to Zareba® Service Experts for assistance.
The Zareba® Fence Charger Warranty
ZAREBA® SYSTEMS LIMITED WARRANTY
Zareba (Red Snap’r, Blitzer and other energizers made by Woodstream warrants energizers with a mile rating under 20 miles for 12 months (a full year) from the date of purchase (or date or manufacture if proof of purchase is not provided) against defects in materials and workmanship, and from damage caused by lightning.
Energizers with a mile rating of 20 miles and over have a 24 month warranty (two years) total. Energizers with a mile rating of 50 miles or over have a 36 month warranty (three year) when registered on line at the time of purchase.
For any sized energizer, retain your receipt for proof of purchase or register your energizer on line at www.zarebasystems.com immediately after purchase. Also, please reference the web page for a list of Authorized Repair Centers and instructions on returning fence controllers for service.
TERMS APPLICABLE TO BOTH 30-DAY RETURN POLICY AND THE LIMITED WARRANTY
Neither the 30-day return policy nor the limited warranty applies to any defect caused by improper installation, misuse, product alterations, tampering, neglect, or any similar reason not related to product malfunctions or defects in the materials or workmanship of the product. The 30-Day return policy and the limited warranties are given only to the original purchaser of the product and not to any subsequent owners or to any other user or person when installed and used in accordance with the instructions found in the owner’s manual. No person is authorized to grant any warranty additional to or different from this written warranty.
To make a warranty claim, you must contact Woodstream Corp. at 800-800-1819 or www.zarebasystems.com regarding the defective product or parts during the warranty period or contact one of the Authorized Repair Centers listed on www.zarebasystems.com.
If you have not registered your energizer on line immediately after purchase, you may need to provide additional information such as, your name, mailing address, proof of your purchase date, and a description of the problem. If the defect is covered by the limited warranty, Woodstream Corp. or a repair station will repair or replace (at its option) the defective product or parts
NEITHER THE SELLER NOR THE MANUFACTURER SHALL HAVE ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES RESULTING FROM OR CAUSED BY ANY DEFECT, FAILURE, OR MALFUNCTION OF ANY PRODUCT.
UPON EXPIRATION OF THE 30 DAY RETURN POLICY, NO WARRANTY OR GUARANTEE OTHER THAN THE LIMITED WARRANTY PROVIDED HEREIN IS MADE, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE WHICH MAY ARISE AT LAW ARE HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED UNLESS STATE LAW PRECLUDES DISCLAIMING THEM IN WHICH CASE THEY ARE LIMITED IN DURATION TO THE LIMITED WARRANTY PERIOD.
SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON THE DURATION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, EXCLUSION, OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES FOR CERTAIN PURCHASERS, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
THIS LIMITED WARRANTY GIVES YOU SPECIFIC LEGAL RIGHTS, AND YOU MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER RIGHTS WHICH VARY FROM STATE TO STATE.
SERIAL NUMBER INFORMATION
The serial number for all Woodstream Corp. fence energizers will go to a 10 digit serial number. The format for the 10 digit serial number is as follows:
XX XX XX XXXX
Year Month Day Serial number
If no sales receipt is provided with the return, we will use the date of manufacture.
Please contact Woodstream Corp. for all warranty claims or returns: Woodstream Corp., 69 North Locust Street, Lititz, PA. 17543, 800-800-1819. www.zarebasystems.com
Disclaimer: Zareba® System does not endorse any information contained in product reviews. Please follow all label instructions for your specific use.
Great service great product doing the job just fine
Great charger well designed and built I'm very glad I went with zareba and I'll be back when I need something else
The charger is doing an excellent job it has performed just as advertised and I will always come back to zareba for all my electric fence needs thank all of you for a fabulous product that is well designed and built.
Best charger I ever owned , til lightning struck . Lightning is a problem with all fence chargers . I buying the same one if I can find it !
Works as advertised. Great for keeping deer and other pests animals out of my garden
I have used the Zareba 50-mile AC Powered Low Impedance Charger for several years and am quite happy with it. I bought another as a spare to keep on hand in the event the electrodes wear out or it gets hit by lightning. However, their rod insulators are terrible. I need insulators for the 5/8" (#5) rebar I use as posts. Zereba post insulators (for wire and tape) are near impossible to thread correctly, and they are not open on the end to slip around the post - instead you need slide it over the top of the post. Try doing that when you have 7 wires above the one one you need to replace. The designers of these terrible insulators probably never put up a fence in their lives. The insulators by parmakusa are far superior - easy to install and tough.
I purchased the "Zareba® 50 Mile AC Powered Low Impedance Charger" a few weeks ago. We upgraded from the solar chargers by the same company mainly because after 4 years of use, they were wearing out and my donkeys were learning the shock just wasn't enough to keep them in the fence. After reading the descriptions and reviews to find the right one, we chose this charger, mainly because we do have quite a bit of weed contact on our bottom strand of fence. This fence still gives a good jolt, even with a decent amount of weeds. The best part? The donkeys are still in the pasture!
Very pleased with my new Zareba Charger... The customer service at the Zareba center in Pennsylvania was outstanding! Very personable, helpful, knowledgeable and friendly. Good customer service goes a long way with me so you can bet I'll be shopping Zareba for all my future fence charging needs.
I ordered my zareba 50 ac charger and received it in about 4 days and at a huge savings over farm supply store. I am electrifying three strands of high tensile wire around 15 acres containing horse. It really does a great job and I love the convenience of ordering on line and the fast service
All About Fence Chargers
Chargers are the heart of the fence system, providing the source for the electric current that flows through the fence wire.
The size of charger needed is dependent upon your fencing needs. These needs are determined by three main factors: the length of the fence (number of wires), the power source (AC, DC or Solar), and the type of animal being contained or excluded.
See our comparison charts of our fence chargers to help you determine which is best for your needs.
Types of Chargers
There are three main types of chargers: AC-Powered, Battery-Operated and Solar-Powered. The source of power for the charger to function determines the type of charger you will be using. Each type of charger has specific situations in which it is most desirable to use.
Selecting the right fence charger with adequate power for your enclosure is critical to keeping your animals safe.
Choosing the Right Fence Charger
The right fence charger is the heart of your electric fence system. Finding the best-matched charger for your fence is imperative to successfully contain/exclude animals. The experts at Zareba® Systems explain a simple process to ensure you buy the right fence charger to meet your needs.
Installation and Location
Every Zareba® Systems fence charger comes with a detailed installation manual. In addition, individual components include “how-to” instructions to assist in your fence system assembly.
Lightning and Power Surge Protection
Lightning is often the cause of fence charger failure. When lightning strikes the fence, the sudden power surge can travel down the fence wire and damage the fence charger.
A variety of properly installed products can prevent or limit lightning damage.
FAQs about Chargers
Q: What factors should I consider when purchasing a fence charger?
A: The power source (AC, Battery or Solar Powered), energy output (in joules), the type of animal being controlled, the length of the fence (more wires need more power) and the amount of vegetation growing near the fence should be considered when you are selecting your fence charger.
Q: What does Low Impedance mean? I see it on chargers in stores and on websites.
A: Low impedance chargers increase the joules (energy) on a fence line if weeds or other vegetation touch the fence. Low impedance chargers are ideal for long, multi-strand poly wire, tape, rope or high tensile fence systems. Low impedance chargers are recommended for most applications and can be operated by AC, DC or Solar Power.
The other type of charger, known as a solid state charger, is usually used to control short-haired livestock, small animals, and pets where only moderate weed conditions exist. These chargers deliver a medium-amperage shock and can be operated by AC or DC.
Q: Why does my fence charger make clicking noises?
A: Most fence chargers have a pulsed output. Every time it “clicks,” it is releasing energy to the fence that has been stepped up or increased through a capacitor and a transformer. This release of energy makes noise. Not all chargers make the clicking noise. The noise is designed for the owner of the charger and serves no functional purpose.