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Climbing Trellis Using 4 Cattle Panels

By Thomas75
June 20, 2016

This is a simple and easy-to-build climbing trellis, either permanent or seasonal, for all types of climbing or vining plants.

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Jun 25, 2016 11:17 AM CST
These panels are very difficult to bend, even a little but have found using a 2x4 on width and standing there on with the long side against a wall it can be done. Also , have cut these in half with bolt cutters and support the halves 18 +\- inches above each other 36+- total ht., on wood or metal stakes lying flat so tomato or other plants grow thru the wire.
Name: Thomas
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Jun 25, 2016 1:23 PM CST
They are really tough but that is one reason they last forever. The spacing that I used allows each panel per side to only be pulled over half of the spread and is not hard using a rope with a slip knot.

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