Chain link fence is also be called diamond fence because of the diamond opening. The selvage has three types which are knuckle, horizontal and Twist type. The popularity of chain link fabric is based on its relatively low cost and ease of installation.Chain link fencing is popular as security fence used in yard, industrial zones, houses, roads,crowd control, animal breeding and zoo protection. Another usage is temporary chain link fabric which is often used in public square as temporary fences.
As the low cost and easy installation chain link fence is used in many areas which covers road, railway, high-way and other fence facilities. The fence also can be used as interior decoration, chickens fence, ducks house, other zoo protection, sports fence, road green belt protection, protect and support seawall, hillsides, road and bridge,reservoirs and other civil. It is good material for floor control.
Chain link fence is available in heights of 36”, 42”, 48”, 60”, 72”, 84”, 96”, 120”, and 144”. The fabric is formed by weaving a series of spirals together. How the top and bottom of fence is finished is referred to as the selvage. Fences less than 72″ must knuckle both ends by industry standard. Heights of 72” and higher, are generally twisted or barbed at one end and knuckled on the other. For high security enclosures, chain link can be obtained with both ends twisted or barbed.