Uninsulated Wire

Uninsulated Solid and Stranded Class AA, B, C, and A

Wire Gauge (AWG) NO. Conductor Stranding Nominal Circular Mil. Area Wire Thickness Approximate Lbs. per 1000ft
14 Solid, Bare or Tinned 4110 64.1 12.4
13 Solid, Bare or Tinned 5180 72 15.7
12 Solid, Bare or Tinned 6530 80.8 19.8
11 Solid, Bare or Tinned 8230 90.7 24.9
10 Solid, Bare or Tinned 10380 101.9 31.4
9 Solid, Bare or Tinned 13090 114.4 39.6
8 Solid, Bare or Tinned 16510 128.5 50
7 Solid, Bare or Tinned 20820 144.3 63
6 Solid, Bare or Tinned 26240 162.0 79.4
5 Solid, Bare or Tinned 33090 181.9 100.2
4 Solid, Bare or Tinned 41740 204.3 126.3
3 Solid, Bare or Tinned 52620 229.4 159.3
2
Solid, Bare or Tinned
66360 257.6 200.9
1 Solid, Bare or Tinned 83690 289.3 253.3

● Used for applications such as point to  point wiring, component leads, and ground wire.

● Bare copper wire and cable meets or exceeds the following ASTM Specifications: B-1 Hard-Drawn, B-2 Medium-Drawn, B-3 Soft of Annealed, B-8 Concentric-Lay (Hard, Medium and Soft)


Uninsulated Solid Bus Bar Wire MIL-W-3861 Type S, A-A-59551 (Supercedes QQ-W-343 Type S)

Wire Gauge (AWG) NO. Conductor Stranding Nominal Circular Mil. Area Wire Thickness Approximate Lbs. per 1000ft
30 Solid, Bare or Tinned 100.5 .0100 .3042
28 Solid, Bare or Tinned 159.8 .0126 .4837
26 Solid, Bare or Tinned 254.1 .0159 .7692
24 Solid, Bare or Tinned 404.0 .0201 1.223
22 Solid, Bare or Tinned 642.4 .0253 1.945
20 Solid, Bare or Tinned 1022.0 .0320 3.092
18 Solid, Bare or Tinned 1624.0 .0403 4.917
16 Solid, Bare or Tinned 2583.0 .0508 7.818
14 Solid, Bare or Tinned 4107.0 .0641 12.43
12 Solid, Bare or Tinned 6530.0 .0808 19.77
10 Solid, Bare or Tinned 10380.0 .1019 31.43
8 Solid, Bare or Tinned 16510.0 .1290 50.0

● Used for applications such as point to  point wiring, component leads, and ground wire.


Uninsulated Tinned Copper Flat Braids ASTM-B-33, A-A-59569 (Supersedes QQB575)

Nominal Flat Width Nominal Thickness AWG of Ends No. of Strands No. of Wire per Strand Total Ends AWG Equivalent Nominal CMA
1/8″ .020″ 36 24 3 72 18 1,800
3/16″ .020″ 36 24 5 120 15 3,000
1/4″ .030″ 36 24 7 168 14 4,200
3/8″ .030″ 36 48 6 288 12 7,200
1/2″ .030″ 36 48 8 384 10 9,600
3/4″ .040″ 36 48 18 864 7 20,800
1″ .045″ 36 48 18 864 7 20,800
2″ .140″ 30 48 32 1,536 3/0 153,600
3″ .190″ 30 48 47 2,256 4/0 225,600

● Used for bonding straps, grounding, or  connecting moving parts.


Uninsulated Tinned Copper Tubular Braids ASTM-B-33, A-A-59569 (Supersedes QQB575)

Nominal ID Rounded AWG of Ends No. of Strands No. of Wire per Strand Total Ends AWG Equivalent Nominal CMA
1/8″ 36 24 5 120 15 3,000
1/4″ 36 24 16 384 10 9,600
3/8″ 36 48 8 384 10 9,600
1/2″ 36 48 11 528 9 13,200
25/32″ 36 48 18 864 7 21,600

● Used for bonding straps, grounding,  connecting moving parts, shielding, and for protective covering.


Uninsulated Tinned Extra Flexible Copper  Rope ASTM-B-33 (Bundled per ASTM B172)

AWG Size AWG of Ends Conductor Stranding Thickness in inches Weight in 1000′s
10 36 413/36 .13 33
8 36 665/36 .166 53
6 36 1050/36 .204 83
4 36 1666/36 .29 134
2 36 665/30 .335 211

● Used for applications such as point to  point wiring, component leads, grounding, or connecting moving parts.