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  • Joined Aug 2015
New fence panels
« on: December 19, 2015, 02:26:33 pm »
I have just got some new fence panels to make into wind breaks but the panels are newly dipped and are a very bright orange. Do anyone think that if the sheep nibbled the dip could be poisonous.


  • Joined Sep 2011
  • West Yorks
Re: New fence panels
« Reply #1 on: December 19, 2015, 03:55:23 pm »
depends what they've been dipped in?
i'd err on the side of caution


  • Joined Aug 2015
Re: New fence panels
« Reply #2 on: December 19, 2015, 04:05:25 pm »
 Thanks. I only got the panels today.... Have emailed supplier. Hope to hear back soon.. Also will leave them out in the wind and rain for a few days.


  • Joined Nov 2010
  • Near Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Re: New fence panels
« Reply #3 on: December 19, 2015, 11:16:40 pm »
I think they will be OK as the bright orange wood treatments are mostly water based, and I can't imagine that would be too toxic... but maybe wait for the suppliers opinion.


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