C8/80/15 galvanised stock fencing is suitable for lamb, sheep, pig and livestock. This is the most popular type of agricultural wire netting supplied in the UK market. Manufactured from hot-dipped galvanised wire for a long maintenance free life.
McVeigh Parker have been supplying this product for over 37 years at the same consistent quality and always at an extremely competitive price. Over 25,000 rolls sold per year.
Be aware of inferior products marketed, some claim to be C8-80-15 but they are actually of a thinner wire which is only L8-80-15, or they only have a 40grm galvanised coating (commercial galvanised) instead of the British standard required min 230grm, neither are suitable for the UK agricultural climate.
Buy a better performing product: C8/80/15 mild hinge jointed wire has historically been the go to wire netting, however there have been many advances in technology over the years and changes in the way we fence. High tensile hinge jointed wire was launched in 1980's which provided a stronger more superior fence, less stakes required due to the nettings elactiscity.
Since then, 2006 the X fence wire with its stiff stay X knot was created, this has surpassed all expectations, offering a much stronger longer lasting netting, providing real returns on investments. go to X fence wire for more details.
N.B. If fencing lambs or sheep we would recommend using 22cm vertical wire spacing.