Clipex® Eco Post 1.8m
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- 1.8m long (1080mm fence height)
- 10 clips for hinge joint 8-80 stock fence plus 2 strands barbed wire
- 50% quicker to erect, 50% cheaper & lasts over 30 years*
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The Clipex® Eco post is an entry level post suitable for most hinge jointed 8/80/15 & 30 stock fences. It can also be used for permanent electric fencing and rabbit fencing.
This ten clip post will suit most makes of hinge jointed wire, taking all eight lines of a hinge jointed 8/80 netting with two rows of barbed, electric or plain above.
For specific Clipex® post spacing information, scroll down the page and take a look at our Clipex® Post Spacings PDF.
- Longevity – Minimum 30 year service life
- Clipex Fencing Solution – 50% quicker to erect.
- Surprisingly cost effective – Over 50% cheaper life time costs achieved
- Fitted with anti-lift plates and strengthening backing plate
- Length: 1.8m
- Weight: 2.59kg
- In ground depth: 720mm (giving desired fence height of 1080mm)
- Profile: 44mm x 35mm
- Thickness: 2.5mm
- Coating: 600grm galvanised zinc coating
- Tensile strength: 520-620 N/mm2
What wire is compatible?
We suggest using the following wire netting with this post:
- Hinge Joint Medium Stock Fence C8-80-15
- Hinge Joint Light Stock Fence L8-80-15
- HT Hinge Joint Stock Fence HT8-80-15
- HT Hinge Joint Stock Fence HT8-80-30
- High tensile line wire
- High tensile barbed wire
If you plan on using your own brand of wire please check clip spacings before ordering. McVeigh Parker will not be liable if after erection the wire is found not to suit the posts.
Please note - Clipex® posts are not available to purchase individually from our website. Please contact your local depot for a quote. To see how cost effective the Triple X fencing system is please see our range of 1000m kits including Clipex® posts and X Fence wire.
Countryside Stewardship (CS) Programme - Approved
Defra has introduced important new fencing guidelines for the Countryside Stewardship (CS) programme. These will provide funding for the use of metal fencing alongside existing treated timber, this applies to CS schemes from the 2022 application round for agreements starting in 2023. From early February this year farmers can claim up to £7.47 per meter, subject to several other conditions, such as post diameter and fence height.
Since the banning of CCA (Copper Chrome Arsenic) timber treatment in 2006, farmers and landowners have complained about the longevity of timber fence posts, and until now, CS provisions for fencing and netting have insisted on the use of softwood timber “that is fully peeled, coated with wood preservative and pressure treated, or treated with an approved preservative” only. Effectively, Defra and the RPA have banned alternative materials including galvanised steel.
With the support of organisations including NFU, FWAG, CLA and RSPB McVeigh Parker were able to show Defra that farmers are looking for longer-lasting and better value options such as the award-winning Triple X fencing system which has stormed the market since its introduction in 2014 and comes with a 30-year guarantee. Following extensive discussions with Defra, Secretary of State George Eustice has agreed to widen the choice available to farmers and landowners. Now farmers have a proper and fair choice. Instead of spending time mending and replacing old fencing, they have the option to choose a guaranteed 30-year fence which is easier to install and requires minimal maintenance. You can view our guarantee here.