26 AWG Ni80 Clapton (26 AWG / 32 AWG) 8.56 Ω/m – 5 Metre Spool (15ft)


The 26 AWG Ni80 Clapton wire combines a 26 AWG core with a 32 AWG wrap, offering a consistent 8.56 Ω/m resistance. Suited for various electronic and DIY projects, this Nickel 80% wire boasts quick ramp-up times and resistance to oxidation. Each spool provides 5 metres (15 feet) of durable, tangle-free wire. The Clapton design enhances surface area, optimising performance in specific applications. A reliable choice for precision-focused tasks.

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26 AWG Ni80 Clapton

A 26 AWG Ni80 Clapton wire, with a core of 26 AWG and a wrap of 32 AWG, is known for its ability to perform consistently and maintain its durability. Manufactured with precision, this wire offers a resistance of 8.56 Ω/m. This makes it ideal for various electronic and DIY projects that require specific resistance levels. With 5 metres (approximately 15 feet) of wire per spool, users are assured to have enough length to cover a wide range of applications. Ni80 (Nickel 80%) material has the advantage of its fast ramp-up time. This allows devices to reach the desired output faster than many other wire types.

Ni80 is also renowned for its durability and resilience to oxidation, ensuring the integrity of your projects for years to come. With the Clapton configuration of this wire, a thin wire is wrapped around a thick core, providing a larger surface area without significantly increasing the diameter. Specifically designed electronic applications benefit from this design choice due to enhanced flavour and cloud production. Moreover, its spooled design makes it easy to handle and store, as well as maintaining tangle-free wire.

About The Product

The details of this product are as follows:

  • Spool Length – 5 Metre Spool (15ft)
  • Metal – Ni80 Nichrome NiCr80/20
  • Resistance – 8.56 Ω/m
  • Coil Type – 26 AWG Clapton (26 AWG / 32 AWG)

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What Else Is Available?

We do not only offer Ni80 wire. We also have a huge range of KA1 and stainless steel wire in immediate stock too.

Ribbon wire and flat wire are stocked for immediate dispatch too.


FAQs About This Wire

How Resilient Is 26 AWG Ni80 Clapton Wire Against Mechanical Stresses?

The 26 AWG Ni80 Clapton wire is crafted with Nickel 80% (Ni80), making it a durable choice against mechanical stresses. This design, which consists of a 32 AWG wrap around a 26 AWG core, not only enhances its electrical properties but also provides an added layer of protection against physical wear. As a result of its inherent toughness and the Clapton structure, the wire is able to withstand minor kinking, twisting, and bending. It is possible for a wire to deform or break when exposed to repeated or excessive mechanical stress, however. Wires should be handled carefully when installing or using them so their integrity and performance can be maintained.

Does 26 AWG Ni80 Clapton Wire Resist Oxidation?

Yes, the 26 AWG Ni80 Clapton wire is made primarily of Nickel 80% (Ni80), a material known for its resistance to oxidation. The nickel content in the wire provides a protective layer that prevents the rapid formation of oxides when exposed to atmospheric conditions. This resistance to oxidation ensures that the wire retains its quality over time, maintaining consistent performance and minimising the risk of premature failure due to corrosion. However, while Ni80 offers good oxidation resistance, it’s still a good practice to store the wire in a cool, dry place and handle it with clean hands to maximise its lifespan.


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