Originated From
AOL Search

How does amperage and voltage affect the power of a electric fence?

Liked this question? Tell your friends about it

2 Answers

Order by
Oldest to Newest
Newest to Oldest
Votes

power (watts) = amps X volts

You can control the voltage, but the amperage will depend on the resistance.  For deterrence you don't need a lot of current; in fact you don't need more than a short pulse at high voltage.

Related Questions

Other people asked questions on similar topics, check out the answers they received:

Asked: Which category can you NOT win a Nobel Prize in ...

Which category can you NOT win a Nobel Prize in Mathematics or Economics?

Asked: Science Breakthroughs The Koyal Group InfoMag News ...

Our image shows an artist's impression of the European Extremely Large Telescope , or E-ELT, whose 39-metre aperture puts it in line to be the world's largest optical-infrared telescope. Being built ...

Asked: Oxidizable carbon ratio dating--is this secular ...

From: http://creation.com/oxidizable-carbon-ratio-dating See the link if images/formatting don't show. Oxidizable carbon ratio dating Wikipedia.org, Mario Modesto Mata by Tas Walker MM from ...