Types Of Chain Link Fence Fabric
From largest to smallest typical chain link mesh sizes are 2 3 8 2 1 4 and 2.
Types of chain link fence fabric. The different styles or types of chain link fencing revolve around the differences in wire. Most popular type of chain link fence is the 4 high 9 gauge galvanized 2 mesh chain link fence and the 9 gauge finish vinyl coated chain link fence. Both provide strength and durability at an affordable cost. Chain link fence fabric has two types of selvages.
Mini mesh is a newer fence mesh that offers high security. Knuckle is more round and much safer because it has no sharp points to catch on clothing or people. The most popular is galvanized chain link fence which has good resistance to water and atmospheric corrosion. Chain link fence edge types.
However twisted or barbed have sharp ends for high security. Vinyl coated chain link fabric is coated with zinc to prevent rust and fed through the vinyl coating line. The smaller the diamond the more steel is in the chain link fabric. Metallic coated fabric and posts are the traditional building blocks for chain link fencing.
The mesh is then extruded or fused onto the galvanized surface giving the chain link fence a double coating of protection along with a long lasting color. Strong and sensible metallic coated chain link is the most economical material choice. However pvc coated chain link durability is better than galvanized fence. Smaller chain link meshes such as 1 3 4 is used for tennis courts 1 1 4 for pools and higher security the mini chain link meshes of 5 8 1 2 and 3 8 are also available.
Chain link fence fabric is one of the main components in a chain link fence system. The fabric or mesh as it is sometimes called is available in a variety of gauges including 11 1 2 gauge 11 gauge 9 gauge and 6 gauge. Available in stainless steel galvanized steel and pvc coating the wire chain links are most often. Knuckle and twist barb.
We produce industrial chain link fences with hot dipped galvanized pvc coated and stainless steel wires.