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Brace post tension

Ratchet fence tension wire close up.

Why were we using T posts in some areas of our new garden fence?

To save a little money in spots where a 4x4 might be over doing it.

We elected to use the above ratchet device to keep the brace posts tight.

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I don't quite understand how you're using the ratchet. Can you post a pic showing the whole thing?


Comment by Terry Fri Jun 15 10:00:15 2018

One very unique homestead, $1,500 per acre, the opportunity of a lifetime