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Is cementing chain link posts necessary or are there alternatives?
Chain link fence.
We have always preferred cementing fence posts. However anchors have become quite popular and some are advertised as being stronger than concrete installations. I have not had enough experience with the anchors to offer you experienced advice comparing the two. Cementing posts is definitely better than using the spade anchors found here which I have used many times: http://www.hooverfence.com/catalog/cpage41.htm . The 'wedge anchors' are advertised as stronger than concrete footers; these are found here: http://www.hooverfence.com/catalog/cpage57.htm .