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X-Type Optima TX 0.013 470 N/mm2 Din 160 features a pure copper core with an enhanced beta gamma brass coating. It has a tensile strength of 450 N/mm2 and is ideal for high speeds and thick materials found in aerospace machining, for example.


EDM Wire
Wire Core Copper
Wire Coating Beta Brass
Elongation 1.4
Conductibility 65
Wire Diameter (in) .013
Wire Diameter (mm) 0.33
Tensile Strength (N/mm2) 500
Target Materials Steel, Aluminum, Copper, Tungsten Carbide, Nickel, Titanium, PCD
Flushing Conditions Average to poor
Work-piece size/shape Tall parts > 6"
Application Priority (speed vs precision) Very high speed
Recommended Usage Aerospace, Tool & Die, General Machining
Spool Type Din 160
Spool Weight (lb) 17.5
Spool Weight (kg) 8
Approximate Length/spool (yd) 11,702
Approximate Length/spool (m) 10,700
Packaging Quantity 2/box
Machine Manufacturer Charmilles

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