Asked in Length and Distance
How many meter there are in a barbed wire role?
Depends where you buy it and what gauge the wire is this is what i know Barbed Wire - Handy Sizes 5kg or 10kg Convenient shorter rolls of Barbed Wire 5KG roll 100mm RTHT (100 metres approx) 10KG roll 150mm RTHT (210 metres approx) Barbed Wire 500m roll of 100mm or 150mm Reverse Twist Barbed Wire manufactured from 1.6mm galvanized wire and wound on wooden spools Available in rolls of 100m, 210m and 500m rolls ...
Asked in Agriculture, Math and Arithmetic, Area
How many rolls to do a five strand barbwire for 180 acres?
Well, first you need to know the length of barbed wire in a roll. Then you need to know the perimeter of the fence (in feet or metres) you are going to build around that 180 acres. Then, calculate it this way: (length of barbed wire in one roll) x (perimeter of fence of 180 acres) = (total length of wire needed for "n" ft. (or m) of fence perimeter of one strand) (total length of wire needed for "n" ft.(or m)...
Asked in Agriculture
To fence 80 acres how many t-post and wire?
80 acres is 880 x 440 feet. Depends on how many cattle and how rough they are on your post settings. Most people around here in Oklahoma put their t-posts roughly 16' apart. This will take 164 posts. A roll of barbed wire will usually run a quarter of a mile of fence. So on a typical 5 wire fence it will take 30 rolls of barbed wire. ...
Asked in Home & Garden, Cows and Cattle
How did barbed wire change the cattle industry?
Barbed wire changed the cattle industry by stopping free roaming. In the past ranchers could let their cattle roam where they pleased. The disliked barbed wire so much that many started to illegally cut the wire. ...
Asked in History of the United States
What effect do barbed wire have on American history?
Barbed wire caused many problems with the cattle industry in the late 1800's. Before barbed wire, ranchers could take their cattle to watering places freely without conflict. When ranchers decided to put up barbed wire and take away others' rights to the water, their were range wars. ...