## How many joules does a bear fence need?

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Bears are more likely to pay attention to an electrified fence that delivers a painful shock. For deterring bears in developed areas, your energizer will require a minimum joule rating of: 0.7-1.0 stored joules or 0.5-0.7 output joules.

### How many joules do I need to keep deer out?

You will need an energizer that can put out at least 1 joule of energy. It’s okay if it’s slightly under a joule. We recommend the following products for keeping deer out: Fencing: Consider getting Turbo Tape.

#### How many joules is a good fencer?

The length of the fence, how old the fence is, and how the fence is constructed should determine how many joules are needed. Typical recommendation is one joule per mile of fence. Keep in mind that bigger is better, until the point that induction occurs.

**How many KV does it take to keep a cow?**

To safely contain most beef cattle, you need a fence charger that delivers a minimum of 2,000 – 3,000 volts on the fence line. Voltage levels are impacted by vegetation on the fence line, length of fence, and type of wire.

**How many joules is a good electric fence?**

Typical recommendation is one joule per mile of fence. Keep in mind that bigger is better, until the point that induction occurs. Induction will power gates and neutral wire when voltage gets too high.

## Is .10 joules enough for pigs?

Electric fence will keep them in if you have the correct joules. Don’t worry about miles of fence a charger will charge, look at the joules. For hogs, a minimum of 10 joules will keep your hogs where they need to be.

### How many joules should a goat have?

Goats are hard to juice you need to fix a couple grounds and put a ground rod in 8 feet deep about every 400 foot with a 6 joules box.

#### What is the best electric fence to keep deer out?

A 3-dimensional electric fence will not serve as a “deer proof” fence, but can serve as an effective deer deterrent, and may be a less expensive fencing option. One effective design involves erecting 2 single strand electric fences, each 2ft tall, and 5ft apart.

**Will a 4 foot fence deter deer?**

Most fences can be made deer-proof with an upright extension of 3 or 4 feet, provided the lower portion is well constructed and fitted tightly to the ground.