Wire

Wire - 24 AWG, Celanese covered, cotton wrap
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White celanese covered wire, resembling early cotton covered wire, may be color dyed. Cotton wrap, #24 magnet wire.
$0.30
Heat Shrink - flame retardant polyolefin, 7.6mm unheated, black
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Very flexible, high flame retardant polyolefin heat shrink tubing. Unheated outer diameter of about 7.6 mm with a 2:1 shrink ratio. Resistant to common liquid solvents with excellent physical, chemical, and electrical performance.
$0.45
Wire Sleeving - Spaghetti, Old-Style, 20 AWG
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Colors Available:
20 AWG fiberglass sleeving is varnished and closely resembles early style spaghetti. 11 AWG also available as part number S-M401W. Minimum order is 10 feet. This product has a Class F electrical insulation, manufactured by impregnating and coating a finely braided fiberglass sleeving with a dielectric film of acrylic resin.
Starting at $0.50
Wire - Bus, 20 AWG, Tinned Copper
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Solid tinned copper bus wire. Great for point to point builds, guitar electronics wiring, or any situation where insulated wire is not required. 105°C temperature rating, 600V. Sold by the foot. For 100ft spools, please see S-W428X.
$0.58
Wire - Gavitt, Cloth w/ braided shield, 22AWG stranded, Top Coat Pre-Tinned
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High quality USA made Gavitt wire. This wire features an external braided shield covering a waxed black cotton cloth braid over a celanese braid. The wire is stranded 22AWG with a tinned overcoat (topcoat) so no additional tinning on the inner wire is required for use. Sold by the foot.
$0.59
Wire Sleeving - Spaghetti, Old-Style, 11 AWG
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Colors Available:
11 AWG White fiberglass sleeving is varnished and closely resembles early style spaghetti. 20 AWG available with part number S-M436W. This is a coated fiberglass sleeving made by applying a proprietary blend of acrylic polymers to a closely woven electrical grade fiberglass substrate. This sleeving has excellent electrical, chemical and oil resistance properties, excellent heat stability and flexibility for ease of push-up and recovery. It exhibits excellent resistance to oils, acids and alkalis and solvents.
$0.75
Wire - Gavitt, Cloth, 22AWG Stranded, Top Coat Pre-Tinned
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Colors Available:
High quality USA made Gavitt. This wire features an outer waxed cotton braid over a celanese braid. The wire is stranded 22AWG with a tinned overcoat (topcoat) so no additional tinning with a soldering iron is required for use. Sold by the foot.
$0.85
Wire - Gavitt, Cloth, 18AWG Stranded, Top Coat Pre-Tinned
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Colors Available:
High quality USA made Gavitt. This wire features an outer waxed cotton braid over a celanese braid. The wire is stranded 18AWG with a tinned overcoat (topcoat) so no additional tinning with a soldering iron is required for use. Sold by the foot.
$0.95
Wire - 22 AWG, Stranded with Tin Braid
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For vintage reverb tank cables. 22 AWG, stranded with tin braid. Outer Diameter: 0.10". 105°C temperature rating, 600V. Sold per foot.
$1.15
Wire - 4 Conductor, Shielded, 28 AWG
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Shielded 4-conductor wire used in wiring pickups, controls etc. Shielded 4-conductor wire is commonly used in humbucking pickups to allow more wiring flexibility over the 2-conductor setup. Building a pickup using 4-conductor wire will allow you to wire up coil cut, phase switching, and series/parallel configurations. Additionally, 2 conductor pickups can be converted to 4-conductor using this wire.
  • Sold per foot
  • 28 AWG
  • Foil shield
  • 12”/3.2mm outer diameter
  • Sold individually
$1.25
Wire - Coax, 26AWG, Braid ~\frac{7}{34}~ Stranding
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RG-174 military grade. Outer diameter = .105". Sold per foot.
$1.25
Wire - 18 Gauge Braided Power Cord, Parallel Gold, Per Foot
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18 gauge braided power cord in gold - approximates the look of vintage power cords. 105°C temperature rating, 600V.
$1.35
Wire - Push Back Cloth, Vintage Style
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Colors Available:
Vintage style push back wire. Especially useful for building or repairing single coil pickups. Push-back style eliminates the need for stripping.
  • Outer diameter: 0.07"
  • Sold by the foot
Starting at $1.50
Wire - 18 AWG Hook-Up, Twisted Pair
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Insulated silver-plated copper wire. 105°C rating, 600V.
Starting at $3.75
Speaker Connectors - Twisted Wire, Pair
Twisted pair of 18 AWG speaker wires with quick disconnects on each end. Perfect for easy wiring in speaker cabinets.
$3.95
Wire - 20 AWG Stranded Core, Lacquered Cloth Cover, 600V
Colors Available:
#20 stranded copper wire with modern insulation and lacquered cotton braid finish. Provides safety and authentic vintage look. 105°C temperature rating, 600V. For a solid core version, see: S-W8XL
Starting at $4.00
Wire - 20 AWG Solid Core, Lacquered Cloth Cover, 600V
Colors Available:
#20 solid copper wire with modern insulation and lacquered cotton braid finish. 105°C temperature rating, 600V. For a stranded version, see: S-W7XL
Starting at $4.00
Fret Wire - 18% Nickel-Silver, 2 ft lengths, Small sizes
High quality 18% Nickel-Silver fret wire in small sizes.
  • 2mm - 2.1mm Crown Widths, (0.079" - 0.083")
  • 0.9mm - 1.3mm Crown Heights, (0.035" - 0.051")

Straight 2ft lengths sold individually or discounted by the pound. Per pound quantities SKU Qty Price P-GTFW-S-1 38 PRICE P-GTFW-S-2 31 PRICE P-GTFW-S-3 32 PRICE P-GTFW-S-4 26 PRICE P-GTFW-S-5 35 PRICE For additional sizes and options please see:
  • Medium Sizes - P-GTFW-M-X
  • Jumbo Sizes - P-GTFW-J-X
  • Stainless Steel - P-GTFW-STEEL-X

SKU Crown Width Crown Height Total Height Tang Width Stud Width Additional Info P-GTFW-S-1 2.0 mm (0.079") 0.9 mm (0.035") 2.5 mm (0.098") 0.5 mm (0.020") 0.83 mm (0.033")
Starting at $4.50
Fret Wire - 18% Nickel-Silver, 2 ft lengths, Medium sizes
High quality 18% Nickel-Silver fret wire in medium sizes.
  • 2.3mm - 2.4mm Crown Widths, (0.091" - 0.095")
  • 1.1mm - 1.3mm Crown Heights, (0.043" - 0.051")

Straight 2ft lengths sold individually or by the pound. For additional sizes and options please see:
  • Small Sizes - P-GTFW-S-X
  • Jumbo Sizes - P-GTFW-J-X
  • Stainless Steel - P-GTFW-STEEL-X

SKU Crown Width Crown Height Total Height Tang Width Stud Width Additional Info P-GTFW-M-1 2.3 mm (0.091") 1.1 mm (0.043") 2.6 mm (0.102") 0.65 mm (0.026") 0.95 mm (0.037") A popular medium size for electric guitars P-GTFW-M-2 2.4 mm (0.095") 1.2 mm (0.047") 2.8 mm (0.110") 0.60 mm (0.024") 0.95 mm (0.037") A popular tall and narrow style, similar size to Stew Mac 141 P-GTFW-M-3
Starting at $4.75
Fret Wire - 18% Nickel-Silver, 2 ft lengths, Jumbo sizes
High quality 18% Nickel-Silver fret wire in jumbo sizes.
  • 2.6mm - 3.0mm Crown Widths, (0.102" - 0.118")
  • 1.0mm - 1.45mm Crown Heights, (0.039" - 0.057")

Straight 2ft lengths sold individually or discounted by the pound. Per pound quantities SKU Qty Price P-GTFW-J-1 28 PRICE P-GTFW-J-2 26 PRICE P-GTFW-J-3 25 PRICE P-GTFW-J-4 22 PRICE P-GTFW-J-5 18 PRICE P-GTFW-J-6 21 PRICE P-GTFW-J-7 19 PRICE For additional sizes and options please see:
  • Small Sizes - P-GTFW-S-X
  • Medium Sizes - P-GTFW-M-X
  • Stainless Steel - P-GTFW-STEEL-X

SKU Crown Width Crown Height Total Height Tang Width Stud Width Additional Info P-GTFW-J-1 2.6 mm (0.102") 1.0 mm (0.039"
Starting at $4.95
Heat Shrink - Assorted Diameters, 6" Long, 24 Pieces
2 to 1 heat shrink tubing variety pack. This pack includes six different diameters with four pieces of each size. Each piece is six inches in length. Features:
  • Resistant to common fluids and solvents
  • UL and CSA listed
  • UV resistant
  • Meets DEF. STAN 59.97
  • Meets UL 224, 125°C and CSA C22.2 No. 198.1
  • Meets MIL-DTL-23053/5 Class 2 & 3
  • Flame retardant (Does not include transparent)
  • Seals and protects cable splices and terminations.
$4.95
Cable - vintage-style, ¼" to 2 Spade Lugs, 34" long
Vintage style speaker cable. ¼" plug to (2) spade lugs. Perfect replacement for vintage guitar amps where the speaker plugs directly into the chassis. 34" total length.
$4.95
Fret Wire - Stainless Steel, 2 ft lengths, various sizes
High quality stainless steel fret wire available in popular sizes. Straight 2ft lengths sold individually or by the pound. For standard 18% Nickel-Silver options please see:
  • Small Sizes - P-GTFW-S-X
  • Medium Sizes - P-GTFW-M-X
  • Jumbo Sizes - P-GTFW-J-X

SKU Crown Width Crown Height Total Height Tang Width Stud Width Additional Info P-GTFW-STEEL-1 2.0 mm (0.079") 1.0 mm (0.039") 2.8 mm (0.110") 0.6 mm (0.024") 0.95 mm (0.037") Similar size to Dunlop 6260, Stew Mac 147, commonly used on Vintage Fender, Banjos, Pre-War Gibsons P-GTFW-STEEL-2 2.4 mm (0.095") 1.2 mm (0.047") 2.8 mm (0.110") 0.6 mm (0.024") 0.95 mm (0.037") A popular tall and narrow style, similar size to Stew Mac 141 P-GTFW-STEEL-3 2.7 mm (0.106") 1.4 mm (0.055") 3.2 mm (0.126")
Starting at $5.25
Wire - For Guitar, 22 AWG Solid Core
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105°C rating, 600V. Solid core.
$6.50