Voss Iron Wire: Coils

Voss Iron Wire is a low carbon un-coated wire of low tensile strength, used in historic Keyboard instruments.

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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)
 
Tensile Strength: depending on diameter, minimal specifications (actual numbers may be up to 30,000 PSI higher):  180,000 PSI (12650 kg/sq cm) (.009" - .016"),
 
Maximum recommended scaling is 14 (36cm) for c at a pitch of A415, and up to 13.5 (34cm) at A440

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Individual Looped Strings

Sold in Packages of 2. You may specify other lengths, and length of loop plus helix.

Size mm inch Pair Strings Length  Price
00 .20 .008 #1674-08 4'/1.2m $9.00  
0 .23 .009 #1674-09 5'/1.5m   $9.00
1 .25 .010 #1674-10 5'/1.5m   $9.00
2 .28 .011 #1674-11 5'/1.5m   $9.00
3 .30 .012 #1674-12 6'/1.8m   $9.00
4 .33 .013 #1674-13 6'/1.8m   $9.00
5 .35 .014 #1674-14 6'/1.8m   $9.00
6 .40 .016 #1674-16 6'/1.8m   $9.00
7 .45 .018 #1674-18 6'/1.8m   $9.00

Small and Large Coils

Coils have 4" diameter.

Size mm inch Small Coil Length Price Large Coil Length Price
00 .20 .008 #1673-08 33'/10m $7.00 #1671-08 133'/40m $14.00
0 .23 .009 #1673-09 33'/10m $7.00 #1671-09 133'/40m $14.00
1 .25 .010 #1673-10 33'/10m $7.00 #1671-10 133'/40m $14.00
2 .28 .011 #1673-11 33'/10m $7.00 #1671-11 133'/40m $14.00
3 .30 .012 #1673-12 33'/10m $7.00 #1671-12 133'/40m $14.00
4 .33 .013 #1673-13 33'/10m $7.00 #1671-13 133'/40m $14.00
5 .35 .014 #1673-14 33'/10m $7.00 #1671-14 100'/30m $14.00
6 .40 .016 #1673-16 33'/10m $7.00 #1671-16 100'/30m $14.00
7 .45 .018 #1673-18 33'/10m $7.00 #1671-18 100'/30m $14.00

Small 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 #1677-08 833'/250m $50.00 #1678-08 1667'/500m $60.00
0 .23 .009 #1677-09 833'/250m $50.00 #1678-09 1667'/500m $60.00
1 .25 .010 #1677-10 833'/250m $50.00 #1678-10 1667'/500m $60.00
2 .28 .011 #1677-11 833'/250m $50.00 #1678-11 1667'/500m $60.00
3 .30 .012 #1677-12 667'/200m $50.00 #1678-12 1333'/400m $60.00
4 .33 .013 #1677-13 667'/200m $50.00 #1678-13 1333'/400m $60.00
5 .35 .014 #1677-14 500'/150m $50.00 #1678-14 1000'/300m $60.00
6 .40 .016 #1677-16 500'/150m $50.00 #1678-16 1000'/300m $60.00
7 .45 .018 #1677-18 500'/150m $50.00 #1678-18 1000'/300m $60.00

Large Spools

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

Size mm inch Lg Spool Length Price      
00 .20 .008 #1679-08 2500'/750m $75.00      
0 .23 .009 #1679-09 2500'/750m $75.00      
1 .25 .010 #1679-10 2500'/750m $75.00      
2 .28 .011 #1679-11 2500'/750m $75.00      
3 .30 .012 #1679-12 2000'/600m $75.00      
4 .33 .013 #1679-13 2000'/600m $75.00      
5 .35 .014 #1679-14 1500'/450m $75.00      
6 .40 .016 #1679-16 1500'/450m $75.00      
7 .45 .018 #1679-18 1500'/450m $75.00