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Price is per metre.
14 SWG
12 AWG
Approximately 0.320 ohms per metre.
If purchasing more than 1 metre we will supply the wire in a continuous length (not chopped into 1 metre lengths).

We use this wire ourselves in the manufacture of many polystyrene cutters and we also have an online calculator which may help you decide what size you need, just visit and go to the Hot Wire Cutter section.

We also sell the following sizes of nichrome wire per metre:
0.20mm $6.00, 34.4 ohms
0.25mm $7.00, 22 ohms
0.315mm $8.00, 13.9 ohms
0.40mm $9.00, 8.6 ohms
0.50mm $10.00, 5.5 ohms
0.63mm $11.00, 3.5 ohms
0.71mm $12.00, 2.7 ohms
0.80mm $13.00, 2.1 ohms
0.90mm $14.00, 1.7 ohms
1.00mm $15.00, 1.4 ohms
1.25mm $17.50, 0.88 ohms
1.40mm $19.00, 0.702 ohms
1.60mm $21.00, 0.537 ohms
1.80mm $23.00, 0.423 ohms
2.00mm $25.00, 0.320 ohms

All our nichrome wire is round and polished giving it a silver colour except 1.8 and 2mm sizes which are unpolished and a dark green colour, the electrical properties are the same it is just the colour.

Can be used for hot wire cutters, foam cutters, polystyrene cutters, heater wire, element wire, hair dryers, toasters, vapes, e cigarettes, rocket and pyrotechnic ignition, kilns, ovens. wood burning poker, resistor dump loads and many manufacturing processes.

Also known as kanthal wire, nickel chromium wire, resistance wire, heater wire.

An invoice can be provided upon request.

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  • Seller location: North Shore, Auckland, NZ

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