Nickel Chrome

Nickel silver wire is an alloy containing nickel, copper and zinc which creates a bright silver colour. The material is used in a wide variety of industries including model making, model rail, spectacle frames, electronic components and conductors to name but a few.

NameNiCrFeMelting Point (°C)
NiChrome 80-2080.020.0--1400
NiChrome 60-1660.015.025.01390
NiChrome 37-1837.018.045.01390

SizesRound Wire0.10 – 12.00 mm dia.
Shaped WireUpto 45 mm2 area
Flat WireThinnest 0.15 mm
Widest 12.00 mm

Available in four conditions
Condition 1:AnnealedThe material has been supplied in the fully softened
Condition 2:Light DrawnThe material has been lightly drawn "skin passed" after annealing
Condition 3:Hard DrawnThe material has been drawn hard with either a bright surface or a soap coated surface
Condition 4:Specified TensileThe material has been drawn to your desired tensile range

Also known as

  • Resistance Wires
  • NiChrome
  • NiCr

    Available in

    • Round Wire
    • Shaped Wire


    • Hot Cutting Wire
    • Resistance Wire
    • Heating Element
    • Thermal Spraying
    • Tying Wire


      • In Coil
      • In Lengths
      • On Formers
      • On Spools

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