Best Solar Fence Charger for the Cost

Share knowledge or ideas about doing anything and everything.
User avatar
sstterry
GURU
GURU
Posts: 1574
Joined: Sat Jul 08, 2017 5:04 am
Location: Bulls Gap, TN
Has thanked: 449 times
Been thanked: 277 times

Best Solar Fence Charger for the Cost

Post by sstterry » Thu Feb 21, 2019 5:14 pm

We have had a ton of rain and flooding and I have had a whole section of fence knocked out along with two water gaps. I am considering installing electric and making some electric curtain water gaps. My question is what is the best solar fence charger that won't break the bank. I want to get the most joules I can and something that is dependable. ( I have searched the past posts). What are your current recommendations?



User avatar
Caustic Burno
Crusty
Crusty
Posts: 24539
Joined: Sun Sep 26, 2004 3:02 pm
Location: Big Thicket East Texas
Has thanked: 240 times
Been thanked: 737 times

Re: Best Solar Fence Charger for the Cost

Post by Caustic Burno » Thu Feb 21, 2019 5:24 pm

Parmak I am running four of them .
Money doesn’t buy happiness, but the lack does buy misery.

callmefence
GURU
GURU
Posts: 5887
Joined: Mon Mar 07, 2016 9:36 pm
Location: Fencemans place...central Texas
Has thanked: 348 times
Been thanked: 561 times

Re: Best Solar Fence Charger for the Cost

Post by callmefence » Thu Feb 21, 2019 5:45 pm

Paramark 12
Extremely reliable and durable.
It ain't bragging if you can do it.
Red Bull Breeder.




You can all go to he// . I'll go to Texas.
David Crockett

Beefeater
Cowhand
Cowhand
Posts: 66
Joined: Sat Jul 09, 2016 10:11 pm
Been thanked: 4 times

Re: Best Solar Fence Charger for the Cost

Post by Beefeater » Thu Feb 21, 2019 6:38 pm

Parmak 12. They also have excellent customer service in my experience. Had to get a new insulator knob once, they mailed it out same day with zero hassle.

User avatar
sstterry
GURU
GURU
Posts: 1574
Joined: Sat Jul 08, 2017 5:04 am
Location: Bulls Gap, TN
Has thanked: 449 times
Been thanked: 277 times

Re: Best Solar Fence Charger for the Cost

Post by sstterry » Thu Feb 21, 2019 7:42 pm

Thanks, guys. I think you have answered my question.

User avatar
ez14.
GURU
GURU
Posts: 1396
Joined: Mon Jan 30, 2017 9:42 pm
Location: west MI
Has thanked: 225 times
Been thanked: 70 times

Re: Best Solar Fence Charger for the Cost

Post by ez14. » Thu Feb 21, 2019 7:47 pm

sstterry wrote:
Thu Feb 21, 2019 7:42 pm
Thanks, guys. I think you have answered my question.
You have talent! You got three ct members to agree on one subject!

User avatar
sstterry
GURU
GURU
Posts: 1574
Joined: Sat Jul 08, 2017 5:04 am
Location: Bulls Gap, TN
Has thanked: 449 times
Been thanked: 277 times

Re: Best Solar Fence Charger for the Cost

Post by sstterry » Thu Feb 21, 2019 7:54 pm

ez14. wrote:
Thu Feb 21, 2019 7:47 pm
sstterry wrote:
Thu Feb 21, 2019 7:42 pm
Thanks, guys. I think you have answered my question.
You have talent! You got three ct members to agree on one subject!
Don't worry, it won't last. :roll:

User avatar
ez14.
GURU
GURU
Posts: 1396
Joined: Mon Jan 30, 2017 9:42 pm
Location: west MI
Has thanked: 225 times
Been thanked: 70 times

Re: Best Solar Fence Charger for the Cost

Post by ez14. » Thu Feb 21, 2019 8:02 pm

sstterry wrote:
Thu Feb 21, 2019 7:54 pm
ez14. wrote:
Thu Feb 21, 2019 7:47 pm
sstterry wrote:
Thu Feb 21, 2019 7:42 pm
Thanks, guys. I think you have answered my question.
You have talent! You got three ct members to agree on one subject!
Don't worry, it won't last. :roll:
Good. I thought someone must be dying and we were all trying to be nice for them

Dave
GURU
GURU
Posts: 7965
Joined: Mon Jul 12, 2004 1:35 pm
Location: Baker County, Oregon
Been thanked: 438 times

Re: Best Solar Fence Charger for the Cost

Post by Dave » Thu Feb 21, 2019 8:20 pm

X4 I have 2 of the Parmak 12. They are a great charger.

User avatar
JMJ Farms
GURU
GURU
Posts: 4498
Joined: Tue Dec 01, 2015 7:51 pm
Location: Middle Georgia
Has thanked: 288 times
Been thanked: 308 times

Re: Best Solar Fence Charger for the Cost

Post by JMJ Farms » Thu Feb 21, 2019 8:37 pm

Parmak 12. I only have two. But intend to buy more
Until we remember that the left wing and the right wing belong to the same bird and we come together as a nation then this country is in for more turmoil - Jogeephus

User avatar
M-5
GURU
GURU
Posts: 7340
Joined: Sat Feb 14, 2015 3:41 pm
Location: AT the FLORIDA STATE line checking papers
Has thanked: 13 times
Been thanked: 177 times

Re: Best Solar Fence Charger for the Cost

Post by M-5 » Thu Feb 21, 2019 8:41 pm

Cyclops by Taylor fence company is best on market.
"Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought." JFK

User avatar
Aaron
GURU
GURU
Posts: 4912
Joined: Mon Apr 25, 2005 11:09 pm
Location: Stratton, ON, Canada
Has thanked: 141 times
Been thanked: 321 times
Contact:

Re: Best Solar Fence Charger for the Cost

Post by Aaron » Thu Feb 21, 2019 11:41 pm

Parmak. Cheap and reliable. If it happens to be destroyed by man, beast or weather, your not out big money.
cor durum laborem

User avatar
sstterry
GURU
GURU
Posts: 1574
Joined: Sat Jul 08, 2017 5:04 am
Location: Bulls Gap, TN
Has thanked: 449 times
Been thanked: 277 times

Re: Best Solar Fence Charger for the Cost

Post by sstterry » Fri Feb 22, 2019 3:54 am

M-5 wrote:
Thu Feb 21, 2019 8:41 pm
Cyclops by Taylor fence company is best on market.
I have looked at the Cyclops and they seem pretty pricy. Am I correct that you have to buy a separate Solar kit to power them?

User avatar
M-5
GURU
GURU
Posts: 7340
Joined: Sat Feb 14, 2015 3:41 pm
Location: AT the FLORIDA STATE line checking papers
Has thanked: 13 times
Been thanked: 177 times

Re: Best Solar Fence Charger for the Cost

Post by M-5 » Fri Feb 22, 2019 5:54 am

They come with a panel . All you have to provide is the battery. Are American made and Alabama
"Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought." JFK

User avatar
sstterry
GURU
GURU
Posts: 1574
Joined: Sat Jul 08, 2017 5:04 am
Location: Bulls Gap, TN
Has thanked: 449 times
Been thanked: 277 times

Re: Best Solar Fence Charger for the Cost

Post by sstterry » Fri Feb 22, 2019 6:12 am

M-5 wrote:
Fri Feb 22, 2019 5:54 am
They come with a panel . All you have to provide is the battery. Are American made and Alabama
You sure lost a Tennessee Boy with that Alabama part... :lol:

That aside, their 32-joule charger looks like a beast that could knock back any bull.

Post Reply