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Tinned Copper Wire Braid

Tinned Copper Wire

Tinned copper braid from Arcor Electronics is available in rolled-flat or tubular form. Flat braids are generally used for flexible connections, electrical leads, and grounding straps, while tubular braids are mostly used as shielding.

Braided Wire from Arcor

Braided wire from Arcor Electronics is available in sizes that range from 1/32 of an inch up to three inches wide, and can be fabricated from:

We can supply a specific type of braided wire for your specific needs, as well.

Tinned Braid Availability

Standard put ups for tinned copper braid are 100, 250, 500, and 1,000 feet, though special sizes and put ups can be requested as a special order for specific needs. Additionally, there are a variety of thicknesses and numbers of wires offered to meet your needs. Braided copper wire is noted for its ability to be used as grounding; furthermore, it is resistant to failure from flexing, as it can be bent and manipulated without issue.

If you have questions or concerns, or want more information about the wires Arcor Electronics offers, contact us today.

Nominal Tubular Diameter Nominal Thickness (inches) A.W.G. of Ends Number Strands (Carriers) Wires per Strand Total Numbers (Wires) Approximate A.W.G. Equivalent Nominal Circular MILS Current Capacity AMPS
1/32 0.0200 36 16 1 16 24 400 6
3/64* 0.0200 36 24 1 24 22 600 7
3/32 0.0200 36 16 3 48 19 1,200 11
3/32* 0.0200 36 24 2 48 19 1,200 11
7/64 0.0200 36 16 4 64 18 1,800 16
1/8 * 0.0200 36 24 3 72 18 1,800 16
5/32* 0.0200 36 24 4 96 16 2,400 19
3/16* 0.0200 36 24 5 120 15 3,000 25
1/4 * 0.0300 36 24 7 168 15 4,200 32
1/4 * 0.0300 36 24 10 240 12 6,000 40
9/32* 0.0300 36 24 13 312 11 7,630 46
3/8 0.0300 36 48 6 288 12 7,200 40
3/8 0.0450 30 24 5 120 9 12,060 60
1/2 0.0300 36 48 8 384 10 9,600 53
5/8* 0.0300 36 48 8 384 10 9,600 53
5/8* 0.0400 36 48 11 528 9 13,200 62
3/4* 0.0400 36 24 18 864 7 20,800 85
1 0.0450 36 48 18 864 7 20,800 85
13/16 0.0450 36 48 19 912 7 22,800 93
7/8 0.0500 36 48 22 1056 6 26,400 105
3/4 0.0400 36 24 67 1608 4 40,200 125
1 5/8 0.8000 36 48 84 4032 1/0 100,800 230