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Best Wire crimps

Postby pricefarm » Wed Mar 08, 2017 8:43 am

What are the best brand crimps to use on barb wire and woven wire fence ? I have a lot of fencing to repair on some rental ground I figured that using crimps would be faster.
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Re: Best Wire crimps

Postby M-5 » Wed Mar 08, 2017 10:11 am

Just buy the cheapest ones that fit the gauge you splicing , They will out last what your fixing
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Re: Best Wire crimps

Postby Bigfoot » Wed Mar 08, 2017 12:22 pm

I'm 46 years old, and been doing this since birth. I found out about crimps on this forum about a year ago. I would have to say that life is better now.
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Re: Best Wire crimps

Postby Ol' 243 » Wed Mar 08, 2017 1:05 pm

Just get a pair of cheap bolt cutters and notch em the size of your crimp.
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Re: Best Wire crimps

Postby callmefence » Wed Mar 08, 2017 1:51 pm

I've always said staytuff, but I've been using these for a couple months. It's what I use now.
Get you three good crimps and fold over the tag ends.
Half the price of staytuff..made in USA


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Re: Best Wire crimps

Postby pricefarm » Thu Mar 09, 2017 12:18 pm

callmefence wrote:I've always said staytuff, but I've been using these for a couple months. It's what I use now.
Get you three good crimps and fold over the tag ends.
Half the price of staytuff..made in USA


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Thanks. Ordered some today
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Re: Best Wire crimps

Postby BigBear » Fri Mar 10, 2017 8:55 pm

callmefence wrote:I've always said staytuff, but I've been using these for a couple months. It's what I use now.
Get you three good crimps and fold over the tag ends.
Half the price of staytuff..made in USA


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Where you get those Fence? I can only find the galvanized ones
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Re: Best Wire crimps

Postby callmefence » Sat Mar 11, 2017 7:07 pm

BigBear wrote:
callmefence wrote:I've always said staytuff, but I've been using these for a couple months. It's what I use now.
Get you three good crimps and fold over the tag ends.
Half the price of staytuff..made in USA


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Where you get those Fence? I can only find the galvanized ones


I buy from these guys. If you can't find em online , give em a call. Very helpful staff.
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