Wire

Wire is available as:

  • Packages of Individual Strings
  • Small or Large Coils
  • Spools of 1/4 lb and more
  • Bulk Coils of 1 lb or more

Our wire can be grouped into four categories:

Low Carbon Iron Wire

Iron alloy wire of low carbon content and low tensile strength, used mainly in early keyboard instruments:

High Carbon Music/Piano Wire

Iron alloy wire of high carbon content and high tensile strength, used in most modern instruments:

Copper Alloy Wire

Yellow and red brass wire, spring brass wire, phosphor bronze wire

Wire for Commercial/Industrial Applications, sold in spools (formerly "The Wire Place"):

  • Tinned Music Wire
  • Mapes Music Wire
  • Roeslau Music Wire
  • Piano Wire
  • Brass Wire
  • Phosphor Bronze Wire
  • Wire and Strings