Vapowire Kanthal A1 Wire

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Product Details

Kanthal A1 has a higher maximum operating temperature of 1400‚°C compared to 1300‚°C for Kanthal D. It also has a slightly higher tensile strength. Kanthal A1 has high resistivity, better-wet corrosion resistance, and higher hot and creep strength. One of the main advantages of Kanthal A1 over Kanthal D is the fact that it does not easily oxidize. It is excellent for making your own coils.

  • 22% chromium (Cr), 5.8% aluminum (Al), Iron (Fe) balance

Product Specifications

Density 7.1 g/cubic cm
Tensile strength 680 n/mm‚²
Melting Temperature 1500‚°C (2732‚°F)
Maximum Operating Temperature 1400‚°C (2550‚°F)
Density 0.256 lbs/cubic in
Specific heat capacity @ 68‚°F 0.11 Btu/lb‚°F

 

Ohms/ft

  • 20 GA - 0.817
  • 22 GA - 1.31
  • 24 GA - 2.07
  • 26 GA - 3.31
  • 28 GA - 5.27
  • 29 GA - 6.55
  • 30 GA - 8.36
  • 32 GA - 13.1

Vapowire Kanthal A1 Wire, 30 Feet