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CopperClad-HS-EHS-7-strand
CopperClad-HS-EHS-7-strand

Copperclad Steel Wire—High Strength/Extra High Strength

Features:

  • Provides same conductivity and corrosion resistance as copper while maintaining the high strength of steel
  • Resists mechanical damage caused during installation plus electrical damage during a fault condition
  • Coppercladding bonded to core carbon steel ensures the copper will not flake, crack or peel when the wire is twisted, installed or buried
  • Available in 30% and 40% conductivity for high strength and extra high strength Copperclad Steel Wire
  • Theft resistant

Applications:

  • Messenger wire
  • Overhead ground wire

Product Description

High Strength (HS) and Extra High Strength (EHS) copperclad steel wire provides the same conductivity and corrosion resistance as copper while maintaining the high strength of steel. Frequently used for overhead ground wire and messenger wire, HS and EHS copperclad Steel Wire can resist mechanical damage caused during installation plus electrical damage during a fault condition. The core carbon steel is bonded with a uniform layer of oxygen-free coppercladding to ensure that the copper will not flake, crack or peel when the wire is twisted, installed or buried.

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