FAQs of Chain Link Fence

Chain link fence is a product of interest to many customers. It is versatile and has excellent performance. Here. Wanzhi Steel has summarized some common questions about hooked wire mesh, hope it will be helpful to you. Please read on to learn more.



What Are the Uses of Chain Link Fences?

It can be used for highways, railroads, stadiums, residential fencing facilities, as well as indoor and outdoor decoration and poultry fencing. Besides, it is also suitable for slope protection. If you have the above uses, then chain link will be your best choice.

What Are the Features of the Chain Link Fence?

1. Uniform mesh holes;

2. Flat mesh surface;

3. Corrosion resistant;

4. Strong tensile strength;

5. Beautiful appearance;

6. Sturdy and durable.

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What Is the Regular Wire Diameter and Hole Size of It?

The chain link fence produced by Wanzhi Steel usually has wire diameters of 1.8mm, 2mm, 2.5mm, 3mm, and 4mm. You can choose the right wire diameter according to your actual use. Generally speaking, the thicker the wire diameter is, the stronger the fence will be.

In addition, the conventional hole size of chain link fence is 5 cm, 6 cm, 7 cm, 8 cm, and 10 cm. 10 cm is the largest hole size. If you are preparing to use chain link fence to keep smaller animals in captivity, try to choose a fence with a small hole. Because the hole is too large, the animal can easily drill out.

If you don’t know how to choose the wire diameter and hole size, you can contact Wanzhi Steel. Our sales manager with rich experience will recommend the right size for you.

What Is the Regular Height of It?

1.2 m, 1.5 m, 1.8 m, 2 m, and 2.5 m are the common heights of chain link fences. How to determine the height of chain link fence? Actually, it also depends on your actual use. Generally speaking, the height of fences like those used for stadiums is usually 2 m or higher. Before you buy the chain link fence, you need to understand clearly how high the chain link fence is suitable for your project. If you are confused about this too, you can ask the manufacturer to recommend it for you.

Galvanized Chain Link Mesh

Galvanized Chain Link Mesh


PVC Coated Chain Link Mesh

Size Measurement

Size Measurement

How Long Is the Service Life of Chain Link Fence?

This is a concern for many customers. Generally speaking, the life span of chain link fence made by electro-galvanizing process is about 5 years. Hot-dip galvanized wire mesh can last about 10 years. This is because the zinc thickness of hot-dip galvanizing is generally thicker and has stronger adhesion, so it is less likely to be corroded and thus lasts longer.

If you want the chain link fence to last longer, you can choose to cover the surface of the galvanized chain link fence with a PVC coating. This coating is not easily damaged and is very beautiful. Even outdoors, PVC coated chain link fences can last for more than ten years.

Note: The exact service life of chain link fence is related to the use environment, such as the temperature of the air. The above data is for reference only.

What Colors Are Available for PVC Coated Chain Link Fence?

The most common color of PVC coated chain link fence is green. Other than that, you can customize other colors such as white, black, yellow, brown, etc. from Wanzhi Steel. You can also send us pictures to determine the color. You can also customize the color according to RAL color card.

Popular Colors

Popular Colors

How to Measure It?

As shown below, the mesh size of the chain link mesh should be determined by measuring the minimum clear distance between the wires on the parallel sides of the mesh. To ensure the value, you can measure several different locations on the fence line. In general, the smaller the mesh hole, the greater the amount of steel used.

Chain Link Mesh Opening Measure

Chain Link Mesh Opening Measure

What Is the Price of Chain Link Fence?

The price  is related to many factors, such as surface treatment, wire thickness, quantity, and some local policies. Wanzhi Steel, as one of the leading wire mesh manufacturers in China, often offers a fair price. In addition, if you are ready to purchase in large quantities, then we will offer you a better price.

These are the frequently asked questions about chain link fences. If you are interested in chain link fence or want to know its price, contact us now!