SS304 Grade Stainless Steel Wire

Our 304-grade stainless steel wire offers a blend of durability and versatility, available in sizes from 0.08mm to 0.87mm (40AWG to 20AWG). Perfect for crafting, electrical tasks, and diverse applications, ensuring precision and quality in every use.

✔ Huge Range Available

✔ Produced In Warrington, UK

✔ Shipped Within 24 Hours

✔ 30 Day Returns Accepted

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304 Stainless Steel Wire

The stainless steel wire we offer is made of premium 304-grade stainless steel, ensuring durability, resistance to corrosion, and strength. This wire is versatile, making it suitable for various applications including crafting, jewelry-making, electrical connections, and more.

We provide a comprehensive range of sizes tailored to meet diverse needs. The wire diameters range from a delicate 0.08mm up to a more robust 0.87mm. These sizes correspond to American Wire Gauge (AWG) standards from 40AWG down to 20AWG. To assist with electrical applications, it’s noteworthy that our wire resistances vary from 252.17 Ωm at the finest size, decreasing to 1.2 Ωm as the wire diameter increases.

Here’s a summarised overview:

  • Diameters: 0.08mm to 0.87mm
  • AWG: 40AWG to 20AWG
  • Resistance: 252.17 Ωm to 1.2 Ωm

These specifications not only testify to the wire’s adaptability but also its capacity to fulfill specific requirements in both craftsmanship and technology. When you choose our stainless steel wire, you’re investing in reliability, precision, and quality. Whether you’re working on intricate designs or establishing firm connections, this product ensures you have the best material at your fingertips.

Why Use The Crazy Wire Company

  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?

Not only do we offer 304 grade stainless steel wire, but we also stock huge levels of 316, 430 (magnetic) and 317L.

We also offer stainless steel in ribbon and flat wire options.

The choice is virtually endless!


FAQs About This Wire

What 304 Grade Wires Are Available?

As part of our wire weaving operation we carry tonnes of stock of 304 grade round wires. If you need more information on the product or more spool length options then click on any of the sizes below:

What Is A Metal Wire?

A metal wire is a thin, cylindrical piece of metal that has been drawn or extruded into a desired shape and size. Wires are typically made from metals such as copper, aluminum, stainless steel, or steel, and are used for a variety of purposes, including electrical conductors, structural support, and forming the basis of wire products such as wire mesh and wire rope. Metal wires can be cut to length, bent, and shaped to meet specific requirements and can be used in a variety of applications including construction, electrical and electronic devices, and mechanical systems. The strength, flexibility, and conductive properties of metal wires make them an essential component in many industries.

How To Cut Metal Wire

To cut metal wire, you can use wire cutters, metal snips, bolt cutters, or pliers with cutting edges. It is important to choose the right tool for the type and thickness of wire you are cutting. Make sure the tool is sharp and clean, then position the wire in the cutting jaws, apply firm pressure, and cut through the wire in one smooth motion.

The tools needed to cut a metal wire depend on the type and thickness of the wire, as well as the desired precision and accuracy of the cut. The following tools can be used to cut metal wire:

  1. Wire cutters: handheld pliers with sharp cutting edges used to cut thin wires.
  2. Metal snips: scissors-like tools used to cut metal sheets or wires.
  3. Bolt cutters: heavy-duty cutters with long handles used to cut thicker wires or bolts.
  4. Cutting pliers: pliers with sharp cutting edges used to cut wire.
  5. Power tools: such as rotary tools, hacksaws, and metal cutting saws, used for cutting thicker or harder wire.

When choosing a tool to cut metal wire, it’s important to consider the size and thickness of the wire, as well as the desired precision and accuracy of the cut, to ensure that the tool can handle the task without damaging the wire or the tool.

How To Tie Metal Wire

To tie metal wire, you can use pliers or your hands to twist the wire into loops and then secure the loops by twisting the wire ends together. Another option is to use wire-tying pliers that have a mechanism for twisting and cutting wire in one motion. The wire should be tight and secure, with no sharp edges that could cause injury. For specific projects, such as binding wires together or securing a wire to a post or other surface, additional hardware such as wire nuts, cable ties, or wire clamps may be required.



The Crazy Wire Company is a leading UK based supplier of nichrome, FeCrAl, and stainless steel wires. We specialise in rapid delivery to any location around the country. Our factory is located in Warrington, which is the historic home of the UK’s wire industry.

Check out our blog ‘What You Need To Know About: Stainless Steel Wires’   for more information on resistance 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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Contact our team today if you have any questions at all. We are always really keen to help in any way that we can.