Gates

Electrified gates are a low-cost and effective gate option in any Management-intensive Grazing operation. We have options for gates installed between wood posts, t-posts, drill stem.

Our preferred way of installing an electric gate is to first trench between end posts where the gate will be installed.

Cut a piece of conduit to fit the length of the gate and run an insulated wire through to the other side. Give yourself plenty of extra length on the insulated wire since it will need to be connected to your highest electrified wire. You do not want to connect the underground wire to a lower wire because "weed load" is greater and you will consequently lose voltage.  

Seal the ends of the conduit with either silicon or expandable foam. Fill in your trench.

Secure the insulated wire to the end posts using either staples or zip ties.

Using either a open-tap sleeve or split-tap bolt connect your insulated wire to your fence wire on either side. 

Now that you have created a continuous electrical path, it is time to install your gate.

We usually use either Bungee or Polybraid Gate Rope (this is not your 9-strand polybraid. It is ~1/4" diameter and has 22 metal conductors)

You can either use a gate plate and insulator as a hookup or you can create your own gate loop by leaving an extra length of hi-tensile wire when constructing your fence. Here's how you do it..

When tying your wire off at the end post give yourself enough of a lead to make a gate loop and fasten to the end post. See picture below for reference

The other side of the gate rope is tied off to an insulator. This way when the gate is opened, it is no longer hot. This prevents arcing when the gate rope is touching the ground and spooking your animals.

Speedrite Gate Handle, Blue
$5.50

Speedrite Gate Handle, Blue

Speedrite Compression Gate Handle High Quality Plastic Long-Lasting and Highly Durable Compression Spring = no more floppy springs This Speedrit...

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Speedrite Bungy Cord - 165'
$115.00

Speedrite Bungy Cord - 165'

Provides extreme stretch and maximum shock exposure. Heavy duty electrified shock cord with supreme elasticity 4 stainless steel wires cross ove...

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$115.00
20' Bungee Gate Kit
$14.95

20' Bungee Gate Kit

20' Bungee Gate Kit  For gates 15-20' wide

$14.95
Taragate Electric Gate Systems
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Taragate Electric Gate Systems

The original Taragate is an Award winning multi strand electric gate. Invented and developed by dairy farmer Kerry Powell the original TARAGATE is ...

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Batt-Latch Gate Kit
$455.00

Batt-Latch Gate Kit

The Batt-latch a portable solar powered automatic gate release timer. Pre-programmed by the farmer, it can be used on any gate system, and is parti...

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$455.00
Polybraid Gate Rope (22 Conductors)
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Polybraid Gate Rope (22 Conductors)

Powerflex PolyBraid Rope is what we prefer to use for gateways. It is a premium, pure polyester, 1/4" braided rope product that is of the highest q...

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330'  Bungee Gate Rope
$122.75

330' Bungee Gate Rope

Electric Bungee Gate Cord Is a useful product for variable sized gates as long as the inside rubber remains intact. 6 stainless steel conductors ~...

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$122.75
Bungee Gate Rope per ft
$0.45

Bungee Gate Rope per ft

Electric Bungee Gate Cord Is a useful product for variable sized gates as long as the inside rubber remains intact. 6 stainless steel conductors ~...

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$0.45
Gate Hookup w/ 2-Pin T-Post Pinlock Insulator
$2.75

Gate Hookup w/ 2-Pin T-Post Pinlock Insulator

Gate 3-Hole Hookup w/ 2-Pin T-Post Pinlock Insulator. A split bolt tap is included with this.

$2.75
3-Hole Gate Hookup Set
$2.75

3-Hole Gate Hookup Set

3-Hole Gate Hookup Set Includes: 1 - Wood Post Pinlock insulator 1 - 3-Hole Gate Plate 1 - Split-tap Bolt

$2.75
PolyBraid Rope per ft
$0.23

PolyBraid Rope per ft

PBRG (Gold) is a premium, pure polyester 1/4" rope product that is of the highest quality. Pure polyester has a high natural resistance to UV and w...

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$0.23
Zammr Handle (For Polybraid and Gates)
$3.25

Zammr Handle (For Polybraid and Gates)

Use as a live hook OR an insulated hook in temporary electric fencing OR as a gate break Strong stainless steel backbone for high conductivit...

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$3.25
Economy Gate Handle
$1.99

Economy Gate Handle

Durable black gate handle recommended for portable fencing. The dramatic curve of the hook of this handle provides polybraid, a secure and reliable...

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$1.99
Underground Leadout Wire (50', 100', 250', 500', & 1000' Lengths)
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Underground Leadout Wire (50', 100', 250', 500', & 1000' Lengths)

Burying insulated wire at gates is often better than running wire overhead or using removable electric gate wire. The use of household electrical w...

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Speedrite Extreme Underground Cable 10ga Aluminum, 330'
$125.00

Speedrite Extreme Underground Cable 10ga Aluminum, 330'

330' length 10ga aluminum coated steel for extreme conductivity UV stabilized for long life Red in color 1 Year Warranty  

$125.00
Speedrite Cut-Out Switch
$10.50

Speedrite Cut-Out Switch

Cut-out switch with highly visible on/off position. Use to isolate sections of electric fence with minimal disruption to your farm 2 Stainless ste...

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$10.50
24' Spring Gate Kit
$12.75

24' Spring Gate Kit

This kits comes with a spring gate that stretches up to 24'. It comes with 2 wood post pinlock insulators, 3-hole gate plate, & gate handle.

$12.75
Automatic Gate Opener Timer with Recoil Reel
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Automatic Gate Opener Timer with Recoil Reel

Teeter Farm Tech's timed gates are designed for easy use and flexibility. Now all you need to do is set the timer and the gate will automatically o...

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Replacement Pole for Polywire Lifter
$49.00

Replacement Pole for Polywire Lifter

Replacement pole for the PensAgro Polywire Liftgate.

$49.00

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