Contractor Grade Silt Fence
(Part Number 14987)

Nearly 70% of all construction jobs that require silt fence do not specify the type of fence that must be used. Save money by using superior quality non-spec contractors grade silt fence:

  • Economical 36" or 24" width silt
    fabrics (MISF 180)
  • 1-1/2" x 1-1/2" (Nominal) hardwood stakes
  • Stakes spaced every 10' (10' centers)
  • 11 stakes per 100' fabric
    If you’re stocking a fence with specs other than these for non-spec jobs, your probably paying too much!
*Easy Silt Fence Installation Tip
Silt fence is more durable and resistant to wind damage if each post is twisted 180° during installation. This wraps each post with silt fence fabric on both sides, reducing the likelihood of the fabric tearing away from the post in a high wind situation.
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D.O.T. Spec Silt Fence
This is currently approved or certified by many state D.O.T.’s and can manufacture D.O.T. silt fence to meet any requirement. D.O.T. specifications vary by state and will consist of any of the following requirements.

  • Specified higher quality fabrics in 24", 30", 36", 42" widths
  • Specified stake sizes 1-1/2" x 1-1/2" (nominal) 2" x 2" (nominal) etc.
  • Specified stake spacing 10', 8', 7', 6', 4' centers
  • Mesh backing – some D.O.T. specs require mesh backing
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Pre-Pocketed Silt Fence
(Part Number 14974)

Pre-pocketed silt fence provides the highest amount of durability under the harshest weather conditions. With its unique pre-pocketed design, each stake is completely surrounded by silt fence material. This eliminates wind tear away that often occurs in silt fence installations. pre-pocketed silt fence is 36" high MISF 180 fabric, with pockets sewn either 6 feet on center or 8 feet on center. It is available as prefabricated fence with stakes attached in100 feet long rolls or without stakes attached in bulk 500 foot rolls. This unique silt fence is required by several DOTs across the country.

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Nominal Oak Stakes
(Part Number 14650)
1-1/2"
(Part Number 14651)
2"
(Part Number 14666)
1"x 2”x 60”
Fence Posts high grade oak stakes have pencil points for easy driving. Use these to assemble your own silt fence, staking hay bales, perimeter markers, plus countless other applications.

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MISF 3014 Mesh Backing
(Part Number 3014 MISF)

Oriented polypropylene mesh is ideal for use on supported silt fence requirements. This incredibly strong yet flexible material is an accepted alternative by many state DOT in place of 14 or 16 gauge wire backing. This versatile material is also perfect for erosion control in conjunction with hydroseeding, birdnetting, and training vines.

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Burlap Fabric
(Part Number 44004)
(Part Number 44005)

Treated 7 oz. burlap fabric is so versatile and has many different uses in construction, landscaping, and plant nursery. This material is available in both treated (rot-resistant) and untreated rolls of 48" x 100 yd or 48" x 500 yd.

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Wire Backed Silt Fence
(Part Number 1776-14-36)

36" x 100'
36" MISF 1776 Fabric
36" 14 GA Wire Mesh
Opening of Mesh 2" x 4"
Fabric hog ringed every 12" -18" along the top of the fence
Roll weight 45 LBS.
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Silt Fabric
Specs
  MISF
150
MISF
180
MISF
1855
MISF
190
MISF
901
Grab Tensile Strength ASTM D-4632 90 lbs. 125 lbs. 125 lbs. 123/101 lbs. 120/105 lbs.
Grab Elongation ASTM D-4632 15% 15% 15% 15% 19%
Trapezoid Tear ASTM D-4533 75 lbs. 80 lbs. 80 lbs. 50 lbs. 45 lbs.
Puncture ASTM D-4833 60 lbs. 60 lbs. 60 lbs. 60 lbs. 75 lbs.
Mullen Burst ASTM D-3786 325 lbs. 347 lbs. 347 lbs. 280 lbs. 327 lbs.
Flow Rate/
Permitivity
ASTM D-4491 40 gpm/sq.ft. 30 gpm/sq.ft. 30 gpm/sq.ft. .07 gpm/sq.ft. .03 gpm/sq.ft.
A.O.S. ASTM D-4751 50 US Sieve 40 US Sieve 50 US Sieve 30 US Sieve 30 US Sieve
U.V. Resistance (500 hr) ASTM D-44355 80% 80% 90% 90% 90%
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