Yellow Brass Wire

Custom drawn brass wire (70% copper, 30% zinc, nominally), used in historical keyboard instruments and other non-bowed stringed instruments. Lead content < .01%

Diameters: .008" (0.20mm), .009" (0.23mm), .010" (0.25mm), .011" (0.28mm), .012" (0.30mm), .013" (0.33mm), .014" (0.35mm), .016" (0.40mm), .018" (0.45mm), .020" (0.51mm), .022" (.056mm), .024" (0.61mm), .026" (0,66mm)
For larger diameters, look further down the page.

Tensile Strength: 120,00 PSI minimum (8440 kg/sq cm)


Individual Looped Strings (2 per package)

You may specify other lengths, and length of loop plus helix.

Size mm inch Pair Strings Length  Price
00 .20 .008 #1624-08 4'/1.2m $10.00
0 .23 .009 #1624-09 5'/1.5m $10.00
1 .25 .010 #1624-10 5'/1.5m $10.00
2 .28 .011 #1624-11 5'/1.5m $10.00
3 .30 .012 #1624-12 6'/1.8m $10.00
4 .33 .013 #1624-13 6'/1.8m $10.00
5 .35 .014 #1624-14 6'/1.8m $10.00
6 .40 .016 #1624-16 6'/1.8m $10.00
7 .45 .018 #1624-18 7'/2.1m $10.00
8 .50 .020 #1624-20 7'/2.1m $10.00
9 .55 .022 #1624-22 7'/2.1m $10.00
10 .60 .024 #1624-24 7'/2.1m $10.00
11 .65 .026 #1624-26 7'/2.1m $10.00
12 .71 .028 #1624-28 7'/2.1m $10.00
13 .76 .030 #1624-30 7'/2.1m $10.00


Small and Large Coils

Coils have 4" diameter.

Size mm inch Small Coil Length Price   Large Coil Length Price
00 .20 .008 #1623-08 33'/10m $7.00   #1621-08 133'/40m $12.00
0 .23 .009 #1623-09 33'/10m $7.00   #1621-09 133'/40m $12.00
1 .25 .010 #1623-10 33'/10m $7.00   #1621-10 133'/40m $12.00
2 .28 .011 #1623-11 33'/10m $7.00   #1621-11 133'/40m $12.00
3 .30 .012 #1623-12 33'/10m $7.00   #1621-12 133'/40m $12.00
4 .33 .013 #1623-13 33'/10m $7.00   #1621-13 133'/40m $12.00
5 .35 .014 #1623-14 33'/10m $7.00   #1621-14 100'/30m $12.00
6 .40 .016 #1623-16 33'/10m $7.00   #1621-16 100'/30m $12.00
7 .45 .018 #1623-18 25'/7.5m $7.00   #1621-18 83'/25m $12.00
8 .50 .020 #1623-20 25'/7.5m $7.00   #1621-20 83'/25m $12.00
9 .55 .022 #1623-22 20'/6m $7.00   #1621-22 67'/20m $12.00
10 .60 .024 #1623-24 20'/6m $7.00   #1621-24 50'/15m $12.00
11 .65 .026 #1623-26 20'/6m $7.00   #1621-26 50'/15m $12.00
12 .71 .028 #1623-28 20'/6m $7.00   #1621-28 50'/15m $12.00
13 .76 .030 #1623-30 20'/6m $7.00   #1621-30 50'/15m $12.00


Small Spools  and Medium Spools

Spools have 6.5" diameter, 3.5" core, 2" wide.

Size mm inch Sm Spool Length   Price   Med Spool Length Price
00 .20 .008 #1627-08 833'/250m $40.00   #1628-08 1667'/500m $55.00
0 .23 .009 #1627-09 833'/250m $40.00   #1628-09 1667'/500m $55.00
1 .25 .010 #1627-10 833'/250m $40.00   #1628-10 1667'/500m $55.00
2 .28 .011 #1627-11 833'/250m $40.00   #1628-11 1667'/500m $55.00
3 .30 .012 #1627-12 667'/200m $40.00   #1628-12 1333'/400m $55.00
4 .33 .013 #1627-13 667'/200m $40.00   #1628-13 1333'/400m $55.00
5 .35 .014 #1627-14 567'/170m $40.00   #1628-14 1133/340m $55.00
6 .40 .016 #1627-16 500'/150m $40.00   #1628-16 1000/300m $55.00
7 .45 .018 #1627-18 400'/120m $40.00   #1628-18 800'/240m $55.00
8 .50 .020 #1627-20 333'/100m $40.00   #1628-20 667'/200m $55.00
9 .55 .022 #1627-22 266'/80m $40.00   #1628-22 533'/160m $55.00
10 .60 .024 #1627-24 233'/70m $40.00   #1628-24 467'/140m $55.00
11 .65 .026 #1627-26 200'/60m $40.00   #1628-26 400'/120m $55.00
12 .71 .028 #1627-28 165'/50m $40.00   #1628-28 328'/100m $55.00
13 .76 .030 #1627-30 133'/40m $40.00   #1628-30 266'/80m $55.00


Large Spools and Extra Large Spools

Spools have 6.5" diameter, 3.5" core, 2" wide.

Size mm inch Lg Spool Length  Price   XLg Spool Length  Price
00 .20 .008 #1629-08 2500'/750m $70.00   #16292-08 5000'/1500m $120.00
0 .23 .009 #1629-09 2500'/750m $70.00   #16292-09 5000'/1500m $120.00
1 .25 .010 #1629-10 2500'/750m $70.00   #16292-10 5000'/1500m $120.00
2 .28 .011 #1629-11 2500'/750m $70.00   #16292-11 5000'/1500m $120.00
3 .30 .012 #1629-12 2000'/600m $70.00   #16292-12 4000'/1200m $120.00
4 .33 .013 #1629-13 2000'/600m $70.00   #16292-13 4000'/1200m $120.00
5 .35 .014 #1629-14 1700'/510m $70.00   #16292-14 3400'/1020m $120.00
6 .40 .016 #1629-16 1500'/450m $70.00   #16292-16 3000'/900m $120.00
7 .45 .018 #1629-18 1200'/340m $70.00   #16292-18 2400'/680m $120.00
8 .50 .020 #1629-20 1000/300m $70.00   #16292-20 2000'/600m $120.00
9 .55 .022 #1629-22 800'/240m $70.00   #16292-22 1600'/480m $120.00
10 .60 .024 #1629-24 700'/210m $70.00   #16292-24 1400'/420m $120.00
11 .65 .026 #1629-26 600'/180m $70.00   #16292-26 1200'/360m $120.00
12 .71 .028 #1629-28 490'/150m $70.00   #16292-28 980'/300m $120.00
13 .76 .030 #1629-30 390'/120m $70.00   #16292-30 790'/240m $120.00

 

 

Large Diameters


Individual Looped Strings (2 per package)

You may specify other lengths, and length of loop plus helix.

Size mm inch Pair Strings Length  Price  
14 .80 .032 #16204-32 7'/2.1m $14.00 Temporarily out of stock
15 .85 .034 #16204-34 7'/2.1m $14.00  
16.5 .925 .037 #16204-37 7'/2.1m $14.00  
18 1.00 .040 #16204-40 7'/2.1m $14.00  
19 1.05 .042 #16204-40 7'/2.1m $14.00  
20.5 1.125 .045 #16204-45 7'/2.1m $14.00  

Large Diameters
Small and Large Coils

Coils have 4"diameter.

Size mm inch Small Coil Length  Price   Large Coil Length Price  
14 .80 .032 #16203-32 13'/4m $9.00   #16201-32 33'/10m $15.00 Temporarily out of stock
15 .85 .034 #16203-34 13'/4m $9.00   #16201-34 33'/10m $15.00  
16.5 .925 .037 #16203-37 13'/4m $9.00   #16201-37 33'/10m $15.00  
18 1.00 .040 #16203-40 13'/4m $9.00   #16201-40 33'/10m $15.00  
19 1.05 .042 #16203-42 13'/4m $9.00   #16201-42 33'/10m $15.00  
20.5 1.125 .045 #16203-45 13'/4m $9.00   #16201-45 33'/10m $15.00  

Large Diameters
Mini Spools and Small spools

Spools have 6.5" diameter, 3.5" core, 2" wide.

Size mm inch Mini Spool Length  Price   Small Spool Length Price  
14 .80 .032 #16206-32 100'/30m $37.50   #16207-32 165'/50m $62.50 Temporarily out of stock
15 .85 .034 #16206-34 100'/30m $37.50   #16207-34 165'/50m $62.50  
16.5 .925 .037 #16206-37 100'/30m $37.50   #16207-37 165'/50m $62.50 Temporarily out of stock
18 1.00 .040 #16206-40 100'/30m $37.70   #16207-40 165'/50m $62.50  
19 1.05 .042 #16206-42 100'/30m $37.70   #16207-42 165'/50m $62.50  
20.5 1.125 .045 #16206-45 100'/30m $37.70   #16207-45 165'/50m $62.50