Ni80 Hive Coil ((30 AWG + 30 AWG) x 2) 6.90 Ω/m – 5 Metre Spool (15ft)


The Ni80 hive coil, crafted from Ni80 Nichrome NiCr8020, stands out with its unique hive design, combining two sets of twisted 30 AWG wires. This design ensures optimal and even heat distribution, making it ideal for varied electrical applications. With a resistance of 6.90 Ω/m and housed in a 5-metre spool, this wire promises consistent performance and ample length, fitting both DIY and professional needs seamlessly.

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Ni80 Hive Coil

The Ni80 hive coil is a practical and reliable choice for those in search of a wire solution that delivers on both performance and durability. Made of Ni80 Nichrome NiCr8020, this wire is characterized by its high resilience, ensuring it can withstand the challenges of frequent use. The material’s inherent properties ensure consistent electrical conduction, making it a dependable choice for a range of applications.

At its core, what sets this wire apart is its unique hive coil design. This configuration is essentially a combination of two 30 AWG wires twisted together and then paired with another set of similarly twisted wires. This intricate design provides a broader surface area, ensuring efficient and even heat distribution. Whether for household tasks or more professional applications, the hive coil design promises consistent and optimal performance.

Coming in a 5-metre spool, translating to 15 feet, this wire is both generous in length and meticulously wound to prevent unnecessary kinks and tangles. Such attention to detail ensures ease of use straight from the spool, minimizing waste and ensuring every inch is ready for use.

With a resistance of 6.90 Ω/m, the Ni80 hive coil strikes a balance, ensuring it’s suitable for tasks requiring specific resistance levels without overconsuming energy.

About The Product

The details of this product are as follows:

  • Spool Length – 5 Metre Spool (15ft)
  • Metal – Ni80 Nichrome NiCr8020
  • Resistance – 6.90 Ω/m
  • Coil Type – Hive Coil ((30 AWG + 30 AWG) x 2)

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  1. Quality of products: The Crazy Wire Company always  offer high-quality products that meet industry standards and customer expectations.
  2. Selection: We offer a wide variety of wire products and sizes to meet the diverse needs of our customers. We have more than 600 products available through our site and counting. 
  3. Price: We always offer the best value possible. Our wires are available as part of our major weaving processes, so it is bought at the best possible rate. 
  4. Availability: Our products are kept in house and are ready to ship immediately. 
  5. Customer service: Our experienced staff help our customers feel confident in their purchases and provide assistance when required. 

What Else Is Available?

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

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


FAQs About This Wire

Is Ni80 Hive Coil Suitable For Crafting?

Yes, the Ni80 Hive Coil is suitable for crafting, especially for projects requiring durable and heat-resistant wire. In addition to providing both flexibility and stability, its unique twisted design involves twisting together two strands of 30 AWG wires and then intertwining them with another set of similar specifications. This makes it the perfect material for crafting projects where the wire needs to hold its shape or be visually appealing. Nickel-chromium composition gives Ni80 a shiny and attractive finish, which can significantly enhance crafts’ visual appeal. For safety reasons, it is imperative to handle the wire with care and use the right tools when shaping, cutting, or molding it.

Can The Ni80 Hive Coil Be Recycled Or Safely Disposed Of?

Yes, the Ni80 Hive Coil can be recycled. Ni80, or Nickel 80%, is primarily made of nickel and chromium, both of which are recyclable metals. If you have used or leftover sections of Ni80 Hive Coil, it’s advisable to collect them and take them to a local metal recycling facility or scrap yard. These establishments often have the necessary equipment and processes to safely recycle such metals.

If recycling is not an option in your area, and you need to dispose of the Ni80 Hive Coil, ensure you do so in accordance with local regulations. Some jurisdictions may have specific guidelines or procedures for disposing of metals or electronic components to minimise environmental impact.

However, recycling is the preferred method as it reduces the need for new raw materials, saves energy, and minimises the environmental impact of mining and refining new metals. Always consider recycling first before choosing disposal.



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