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ASTM Standards

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B1 Hard drawn Copper wire B2 Medium-hard drawn Copper wire B3 Soft or annealed Copper wire B33 Tinned soft or annealed Copper wire for electrical purposes B48 Soft rectangular and square bare Copper wire for electrical conductors B105 Hard drawn … Continue reading

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C102/C110 Copper

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Copper is the “standard” metal used for electrical conductors. Copper has extremely high electrical conductivity, surpassed only by pure silver and it has excellent tensile, solderability and corrosion characteristics. C102 is an oxygen free (OF) copper that has better drawing … Continue reading

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MicroShield

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Micro Shield, an alternative to stainless steel shielding, was engineered specifically for high strength coaxial shielding applications. It is a copper-nickel-tin alloy processed for both high strength and long flex life.  Key Attributes of Micro Shield Strong with tensile strengths … Continue reading

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Copper Clad Steel (40%)

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Copper Clad Steel (CCS) is a composite conductor material containing a low carbon steel core surrounded by copper. The copper provides the electrical conductivity and the steel contributes strength to the conductor. The most common grade of CCS used for … Continue reading

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