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Enamelled Copper Wire 2mm 14swg

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About this product


  • Suitable for coil forming
  • 250g spool of SWG 14 (2mm) guage wire
  • Tested to IEC 851/5/4 standards

Product overview

  • Suitable for coil forming
  • 250g spool of SWG 14 (2mm) guage wire
  • Tested to IEC 851/5/4 standards
  • breakdown 7kVA

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect The price of this item was perfect but both me and many other people have said that maplin products are far too over priced. Maplin would turn over another £1m per year if you reduced your prices by 25%.
Date published: 2017-07-06
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Order Dia Gauge Length
Code (mm) (swg) (m)
YN79L 2 14 8.75

Hi, would this wire be suitable as 'bus' wire for a DCC model rail layout?

Asked by: Andy
Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee full compatibility for this item in your intended application, as this is not the manner for which it was designed to be used.
Answered by: Russell
Date published: 2017-10-15

What is the maximum current rating?

Asked by: Russell
This is going to depend on how you use the wire and the voltages being employed 14 SWG cable has the following properties. Standard Wire Gauge 14 Diameter 2.03mm Turns of wire 0.492mm−1 Cross-sectional area 3.24mm2 Res. per length (for copper wire) 5.32 Ω/km Mass per length 0.0289kg/m Current Capacity / A 8.53 @ 750kcmil/A 12.8 @ 500kcmil/A
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2016-03-02

How long is this?

Asked by: TJFN
Thankyou for that but, will it provide 2.1 amps. out of each port independantly is what i would like to know.
Answered by: Tony
Date published: 2016-01-04

Don't you think people might want to know how much they are getting in length for their money?By the time you have answered this I probably would have got on a bus and bought it elsewhere. I am not being sarcastic, but I do hope to point you in the right

Asked by: Rick
Thank you for your suggestion , On this case if you scroll the page down , under the main picture you can see the length, diameter, gauge, and order code are clearly stated.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-03-02

Does maplin sell nichrome wire as i require some to build an impulse sealer?
Asked by: David
No we do not sorry.
Answered by: TJ
Date published: 2015-07-17

we have been asked to manufacture some 'Hard of Hearing' listening posts for muesums etc.. could copper wire be used for this purpose?
Asked by: Jake
We can see no reason why not.
Answered by: JK
Date published: 2015-07-17

what is the relationship between AWG SWG
Asked by: colin
Standard Wire Gauge (S.W.G) and American Wire Gauge (A.W.G.)
Answered by: CF
Date published: 2015-07-17

what is the largest dia of this product?
Asked by: john
2mm Diameter is the largest that we do.
Answered by: JK
Date published: 2015-07-17
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