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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.

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EDM Wire
Wire Diameter (in) .013
Wire Diameter (mm) 0.33
Elongation 1.4
Conductibility 65
Wire Core Copper
Wire Coating Beta Brass
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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