Roeslau Music Wire

Roeslau (Roslau) Music Wire is a non-coated high carbon steel wire of high tensile strength and high elasticity, specially designed for use in musical instruments. It is also used in critical industrial applications. This music wire is made in and imported from Germany. It is of the highest quality available.

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Type: Non-coated high carbon steel wire (C >.8%) of high elasticity, bright polished. Satisfies ASTM A228 standards.

Density: 7.85 g/cucm

Chemical Composition:
C (carbon) 0.8 to 0.9%, Si (silicon) 0.10 to 0.35%, Mn (manganese)0 .40 to 1.00%
P (phosphor) <0.03%, S (sulfor) <0 .03%, Cu (copper) <0 .10%

Tensile Strength:
Diameters .006" - .011" (0.15 - 0.268m): 384 - 420 KSI; ( N2700 - 2950)
Diameters .012" - .018" (0,30 - 0.45mm)" 363 - 413 KSI; (N2650 - 2900)
Diameters .020" - .026" (0,50 - 0.65mm0; 362 - 398 KSI; (N2550 - 2800)

Diameters: .006" (0,15mm), .007" (0,17mm), .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" (0,50mm), .022" (0,55mm), .024" (0,60mm), .026" (0,65mm)
For larger diameters see Roeslau piano wire.

Tolerance:
+/-.00012" (0.003mm) for diameters .< .011" (<0.25mm)
+/-.00015" (0.004mm) for diameters .011" - .-020" (0.28 - 0.50mm)
+/-.0002" (0.005mm) for diameters >.020"

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Roeslau Music Wire
Individual Looped Strings

Sold and priced in Packages of 2.
You may specify other lengths, and length of loop plus helix.
(*) Approximate length of eylet plus helix.

Size mm inch Pair Strings Length Loop (*)   Price
0000 .15 .006 #1664-06 4'/1.2m .5" $10.00
000 .17 .007 #1664-07 4'/1.2m .5" $10.00
00 .20 .008 #1664-08 4'/1.2m .5" $10.00
0 .23 .009 #1664-09 5'/1.5m .7" $10.00
1 .25 .010 #1664-10 5'/1.5m .8" $10.00
2 .28 .011 #1664-11 6'/1.8m .9" $10.00
3 .30 .012 #1664-12 6'/1.8m 1" $10.00
4 .33 .013 #1664-13 6'/1.8m 1.1" $10.00
5 .35 .014 #1664-14 7'/2.1m 1.1" $10.00
6 .40 .016 #1664-16 7'/2.1m 1.2" $10.00
7 .40 .018 #1664-18 8'/2.4m 1.3" $10.00
8 .40 .020 #1664120 8'/2.4m 1.4" $10.00
9 .40 .022 #1664-22 8'/2.4m 1.5" $10.00
10 .40 .024 #1664-24 8'/2.4m 1.6" $10.00
11 .40 .026 #1664-26 8'/2.4m 1.7" $10.00

Roeslau Music Wire
Small and Large Coils

Coils have 3.75" diameter.

Size mm inch Small Coil Length Price Large Coil Length Price
4/0 .15 .006 #1663-06 33'/10m $6.50 #1661-06 100'/30m $12.50
3/0 .17 .007 #1663-07 33'/10m $6.50 #1661-07 133'/40m $12.50
00 .20 .008 #1663-08 33'/10m $6.50 #1661-08 133'/40m $12.50
0 .23 .009 #1663-09 33'/10m $6.50 #1661-09 133'/40m $12.50
1 .25 .010 #1663-10 33'/10m $6.50 #1661-10 133'/40m $12.50
2 .28 .011 #1663-11 33'/10m $6.50 #1661-11 133'/40m $12.50
3 .30 .012 #1663-12 33'/10m $6.50 #1661-12 133'/40m $12.50
4 .33 .013 #1663-13 33'/10m $6.50 #1661-13 133'/40m $12.50
5 .35 .014 #1663-14 33'/10m $6.50 #1661-14 100'/30m $12.50
6 .40 .016 #1663-16 33'/10m $6.50 #1661-16 100'/30m $12.50
7 .45 .018 #1663-18 25'/7.5m $6.50 #1661-18 83'/25m $12.50
8 .50 .020 #1663-20 25'/7.5m $6.50 #1661-20 83'/25m $12.50
9 .55 .022 #1663-22 20'/6m $6.50 #1661-22 67'/20m $12.50
10 .60 .024 #1663-24 20'/6m $6.50 #1661-24 50'/15m $12.50
11 .65 .026 #1663-26 20'/6m $6.50 #1661-26 50'/15m $12.50

Roeslau Music Wire Extra Large Coils (1/4 lb.) and 1/4-lb spools

.006' to .013"
Lengths are approximate.

Size mm inch 1/4-lb coil Length  Price 1/4-lb spool  Price
4/0 .15 .006 #1662-06 2560'/768m $60.00 #16653-06 $70.00
000 .17 .007 #1662-07 1865'/557m $45.00 #16654-07 $55.00
00 .20 .008 #1662-08 1425'/428m $45.00 #16654-08 $50.00
0 .23 .009 #1662-09 1135'/340m $45.00 #16654-09 $50.00
1 .25 .010 #1662-10 925'/277m $35.00 #16654-10 $40.00
2 .28 .011 #1662-11 757'/227m $35.00 #16654-11 $40.00
3 .30 .012 #1662-12 640'/192m $33.00 #16654-12 $38.00
4 .33 .013 #1662-13 542'/163m $33.00 #16654-13 $38.00

Roeslau Music Wire Extra Large Coils (1/2 lb.) and 1/2-lb spools

.014" to .026"
Lengths are approximate

Size mm inch 1/2-lb coil Length  Price 1/2-lb spool  Price
5 .35 .014 #16601-14 470'/141m $40.00 #16653-14 $45.00
6 .40 .016 #16601-16 357'/107m $40.00 #16653-16 $45.00
7 .45 .018 #16601-18 282'/85m $40.00 #16653-18 $45.00
8 .50 .020 #16601-20 227'/68m $40.00 #16653-20 $45.00
9 .55 .022 #16601-22 187'/56m $40.00 #16653-22 $45.00
10 .60 .024 #16601-24 187'/56m $40.00 #16653-24 $45.00
11 .65 .026 #16601-26 187'/56m $40.00 #16653-26 $45.00

Roeslau Music Wire
Small, Medium and Large Spools

Lengths are approximate
Wire comes on spools pictured abovr. Spools have 4" diameter, 2.75" core, 2" wide.
For larger quantities go to The Wireplace.

Size mm inch Sm Spool Length  Price Med Spool Length  Price Large Spool Length   Price
0000 .15 .006 #1667-06 833'/250m $35.00 #1668-06 1666'/500m $45.00 #1669-06 2500'/750m $55.00
000 .17 .007 #1667-07 833'/250m $35.00 #1668-07 1666'/500m $45.00 #1669-07 2500'/750m $55.00
00 .20 .008 #1667-08 833'/250m $35.00 #1668-08 1666'/500m $45.00 #1669-08 2500'/750m $55.00
0 .23 .009 #1667-09 833'/250m $35.00 #1668-09 1666'/500m $45.00 #1669-09 2500'/750m $55.00
1 .25 .010 #1667-10 833'/250m $35.00 #1668-10 1666'/500m $45.00 #1669-10 2500'/750m $55.00
2 .28 .011 #1667-11 833'/250m $35.00 #1668-11 1666'/500m $45.00 #1669-11 2500'/750m $55.00
3 .30 .012 #1667-12 667'/200m $35.00 #1668-12 1333'/400m $45.00 #1669-12 2000'/600m $55.00
4 .33 .013 #1667-13 667'/200m $35.00 #1668-13 1333'/400m $45.00 #1669-13 2000'/600m $55.00
5 .35 .014 #1667-14 567'/170m $35.00 #1668-14 1133'/340m $45.00 #1669-14 2000'/600m $55.00
6 .40 .016 #1667-16 500'/150m $30.00 #1668-16 1000'/300m $40.00 #1669-16 1500'/450m $50.00
7 .45 .018 #1667-18 400'/120m $30.00 #1668-18 800'/240m $40.00 #1669-18 1200'/360m $50.00
8 .50 .020 #1667-20 333'/100m $30.00 #1668-20 666'/200m $40.00 #1669-20 1000'/300m $50.00
9 .55 .022 #1667-22 266'/80m $30.00 #1668-22 533'/160m $40.00 #1669-22 800'/240m $50.00
10 .60 .024 #1667-24 200'/60m $30.00 #1668-24 400'/120m $40.00 #1669-24 600'/180m $50.00
11 .60 .026 #1667-26 200'/60m $30.00 #1668-26 400'/120m $40.00 #1669-26 600'/280m $50.00