Nickel Chrome 80 Wire
The 0.3 x 0.1mm flat ribbon nickel chrome 80 wire, also known as NiCr8020, is a versatile and durable material ideal for various applications. With its flat ribbon design, it increases surface area, enhancing heat distribution and thermal response, making it an excellent choice for precision resistors and heating elements. As a corrosion-resistant and oxidation-resistant material, it is suitable for high-temperature industrial settings, such as those found in the aerospace and automotive industries. Those who are planning small or large projects will find ample material along the 100 meter length. Those who require durable, efficient wire for electrical, heating, and industrial purposes will find this wire an excellent choice.
Key product details:
- Diameter – 0.3mm x 0.1mm
- Ohms/m – 36.334
- Technical Specification:
- Ni – Rest
- Cr – 20.0 – 23.0
- Fe – <1.0
- Max Continuous Service Temp Of Element – 1200
- Micrographic Structure – Austenite
- Magnetic Properties – Nonmagnetic
- Electrical resistance is high
- Corrosion resistance is high
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FAQs About This Wire
What Makes Nickel Chrome 80 Wire Resistant To Corrosion?
Nickel Chrome 80 wire, often referred to as NiCr8020, exhibits high corrosion resistance due to its unique composition. This wire is primarily made of nickel (approximately 80%) and chromium (around 20%), with trace amounts of other elements. The chromium content in the alloy forms a passive oxide layer on the wire’s surface when exposed to oxygen, whether in air or in aqueous environments. This oxide layer acts as a protective barrier, preventing further oxidation and corrosion of the underlying metal. This characteristic makes the nickel chrome 80 wire particularly suitable for use in environments prone to oxidative and corrosive elements, maintaining its integrity and performance over time.
Can Nickel Chrome 80 Wire Withstand High Temperatures?
Yes, nickel chrome 80 wire, also known as NiCr8020, is well-suited for high-temperature applications. With a composition of approximately 80% nickel and 20% chromium, it has an extremely high heat resistance. The alloy is capable of maintaining its structural integrity and performance characteristics even in high-temperature environments. High nickel content provides stability and strength at high temperatures, while chromium contributes to the wire’s ability to resist scaling and maintain its shape under heat. Due to its high thermal resistance, nickel chrome wire 80 is an excellent choice for use in heating elements, industrial furnaces, and other applications involving high temperatures.
Check out our blog ‘Understanding The Properties Of Nichrome Ribbon Wire’ for more information on ni80 wire in general. Our goal for our blogs and help guides is to answer as many questions as possible to help to explain the possibilities of mesh to our customers.
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