Craft Wire Performance Results


See how each type of wrapping wire reacts to a range of treatments, from hammering and soldering to creating patinas and more.

Please note: X = indicates that we carry this product

  Aluminum Zebra Wire™ Wrapit® Niobium Stainless Steel
Uncoated Coated Natural Silver-Finished Brass Color-Coated   Natural Color  
Dead-Soft Dead-Soft Dead-Soft Dead-Soft Dead-Soft Dead-Soft Dead-Soft Half-Hard Half-Hard 3/4 Hard
Round X X X X X X X X X X
Hammering Lightly Only   X   X   X X   X
Oxidizing/ Patina             X      
Forging/ Forming Both Forming Only Both Forming Only Both Forming Only Both Both Forming Only Both
Chain Maille X X X X X X X X X X
Fusing             Copper Only X    
Soldering Low Temp       X   X      
Wire Weaving X X X X X X X      
Wire-Wrapping X X X X X X X X X X

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