Tension Wire | 2mm Thick Galvanised Tensioning Line Wire 500g Coil (20m)


The Tension Wire, a 2mm thick galvanised steel wire in a 500g coil (20m), offers remarkable strength and corrosion resistance. Ideal for both indoor and outdoor applications, it’s perfect for construction, agricultural support, landscaping, DIY projects, and crafts. Its versatility and durability make it an essential tool for a wide range of professional and personal uses.

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2mm Thick Galvanised Tension Wire

The Tension Wire is a versatile and durable product, ideal for various applications in residential, commercial, and industrial settings. It features a 500g coil made from 2mm thick galvanised steel, with a length of approximately 20 meters. A significant advantage of this wire is its corrosion resistance, which prolongs its lifespan and enhances its reliability.

Among its advantages are its strength and flexibility, which make it ideal for agricultural and construction purposes, such as fencing and plant support. Among its many uses, it is also useful in the design of trellises and gardens. It can be used within the home for arts and crafts, DIY projects, and in industrial settings for tasks such as cable management and alignment of machinery. Tension Wire is a multipurpose product that can be used both commercially and personally. It is durable and adaptable to a wide range of needs.

Key product details:

  • Wire Type –  Galvanised Steel
  • Wire Thickness – 2mm 
  • Coil Weight – 500g (0.5kg) 
  • Wire Length – 20 Metres 

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?

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 Tension Wire Suitable For DIY Home Projects?

Tension Wire is a highly suitable material for DIY home projects. Because of its strength and flexibility, it is an excellent choice for a variety of household applications. This material can be used for crafting unique furniture, hanging decorations, or even creating custom shelving. The ability of the material to hold shape and bear weight efficaciously makes it suitable for innovative and practical home solutions. The galvanised coating also ensures durability and resistance to rust, making it a reliable material for both indoor and outdoor projects. It doesn’t matter if you are looking to add functional or decorative elements to your home, Tension Wire is one of the most versatile and easy-to-use DIY materials out there.

How Do I Store Unused Tension Wire?

  1. Keep it Dry: Store the wire in a dry environment to prevent rust and corrosion. Even though it’s galvanised, prolonged exposure to moisture can eventually lead to degradation.
  2. Avoid Direct Sunlight: Store the wire away from direct sunlight to prevent the galvanisation from deteriorating over time.
  3. Coil it Neatly: If you have used part of the wire, coil the remaining wire neatly. This prevents tangling and makes it easier to use next time.
  4. Use a Spool or Reel: If possible, keep the wire on a spool or reel. This aids in easy unwinding and prevents kinks and bends.
  5. Elevate from the Ground: Place the wire on a shelf or in a storage box, elevated from the ground to protect it from any potential ground moisture or pests.
  6. Cover it: Cover the wire with a cloth or plastic sheet to protect it from dust and grime.
  7. Label and Record: Label the remaining length if known, and make a note of it for future reference.

Is The Tension Wire Easy To Bend And Shape?

Yes, the Tension Wire is designed to be both strong and malleable, making it relatively easy to bend and shape. This flexibility is a key feature that makes it suitable for various applications, including DIY projects, crafts, and landscaping. The 2mm thickness provides a good balance between strength and pliability, allowing you to manipulate the wire into desired shapes without too much effort. However, for more intricate designs or tighter bends, tools like wire cutters or pliers might be needed to achieve the precise shape. It’s this versatility in shaping that enhances the wire’s usability across different tasks.



Check out our blog article that discusses using galvanised steel fencing wire in greater detail. 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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