This is the most popular type of fencing done across India. Wide availability, ease of handling and simple installation methods make it the preferred fence type. It also happens to be the cheapest form of fencing available in India. There are two common varieties of Barbed Wire available in India - GI Barbed Wire and PVC Coated Barbed Wire. Of the two, GI Barbed wire is the most common, PVC Coated is sparsely used and is generally used in coastal areas where the humidity levels are higher. The types of GI Barbed Wire are as follows:
In GI Barbed Wire, the life of the product is defendant on the amount of zinc coating. The types of zinc coating is as follows:
Barbed Wire can be installed on Stone, Concrete and MS Fence Posts. The most common patterns for barbed wire installation are parallels (horizontals), union jack (diagonals) and checkered box (horizontal + vertical) patterns. The barbed wire is installed on the fence posts using a barbed wire tightening machine and GI binding wire.
The step-by-step instruction to install barbed wire can be gotten by downloading the following installation guide below.