Dick’s Electric Fencer Repair has been in the electric fencer repair business for over 35 years and we know what it takes to provide customer satisfaction, good service, honesty, quick turnaround and fair prices. We are a factory authorized warranty repair facility for most American makes and repair both domestic and foreign fencers. We are different from our competitors In that we provide free estimates and a one-year no questions asked warranty.
Just a little background. I was born and raised on a farm and studied electronics at Valpariso Technical Institute in Valparaiso, Indiana. For some years I worked in the Airospace Industry as a tech writer and production engineer, farming on the side raising beef cattle. I know some of the challenges that farmers face each day. I became a ham radio operator (w8nwx) when in high school and early on repaired all sorts of electronic devices. One day a farm friend of mine mentioned that I should repair electric fencers. I started studying how they worked then contacted some of the leading manufacturers and become certified as a repair facility. We are a family owned business with myself and two of my family in training as technicians. It has been very rewarding serving the farming community and to watch our business grow into what is known across our great country as Dick’s Electric Fencer Repair Inc.
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More About Electric Fencers
There are three general types of electric fencers; some operate on domestic 110V ac, some are battery operated and some operate on battery/solar combinations. Regardless of power source, the single goal for all electric fencers is to provide a safe electrical charge to a fence for the containment of livestock.
Depending on where you live in this country an electric fencer may be referred to by many different names. Primarily they are referred to as either a fencer, charger, energizer or controller. Sometimes they are referred to as a fence charger, electric fence charger, fence energizer, electric fence energizer, fence controller or electric fence controller. We repair them all!
Our Fencer Repair Protocol
Inspect for obvious damage that could have resulted in shipping.
Clean both inside and out so when returned to returned to you it will be as near new in appearance as possible.
Test to determine the cause of failure.
Printed circuit boards checked for cracks, burns, corrosion or broken printed circuitry. The boards are repaired or replaced as necessary even though they were not the cause of failure. (boards usually repaired)
Look for possible problems that could occur in the future and repair as necessary. Our 35 years experience gives us insight as to what could fail.
Test components for proper values to ensure they meet or exceed factory specifications and replace as necessary.
Make all repairs necessary to put your fencer in top operating condition. We stock parts for the most popular brands. When factory parts are not available. We know what parts can be substituted to make the repair.
Replace all missing wing nuts washers, knobs etc.
Test fencer under simulated load to determine that the output voltage meets or exceeds factory specifications.
Run in each fencer for minimum of 12 hours to ascertain proper operation.
Properly package fencer to prevent damage in shipping.
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