"Full-Hard" wire holds its shape for wire-wrapping jewelry. Its tempered nature holds intricate designs well. In reference to wire gauge size numbers, the larger the number, the smaller the diameter of the wire. Example: 24 gauge wire is smaller in diameter than 18 gauge wire.
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