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Music Wire Spring

Material Type: Music Wire
Material Group: Carbon Steel Wire

Music Wire Springs Description:

Cold drawn material with high, uniform tensile strength used for high quality springs and wire forms. The best and toughest steel for small springs with excellent fatigue properties. High strength and shock load ability. Readily plated wire forms. The best and toughest steel for small springs with excellent fatigue properties. High strength and shock load ability. Readily plated.

Available Music Wire Springs Material Forms
Wire: Yes    Strip: No    Sheet/Plate: No

Engineering Data

E Mpa 207,000 Min Size (in) 0.004
E psi 30,000,000 Max Size (in) 0.250
G Mpa 79,000 Min Size (mm) 0.100
G psi 12,000,000 Max Size (in) 6.350
Density g/cm3 7.860 Surface Min a
Density lb/in3 0.284 Max Temp °C 120
Conductivity 7 Max Temp °F 250

All materials specifications are provided for general reference purposes only.

Music Wire Springs Application:

Music Wire Springs Notes:

E Mpa Young's Modulus These factors can vary with cold work, heat treating and operational stress.
E psi
G Mpa Modulus of Rigidity
G psi
Conductivity % IACS
Surface Min Typical Surface Quality a Maximum defect depth: 0 to 0.5% of d or t
b Maximum defect depth: 1.0% of d or t
c Defect depth:less that 3.5% of d or t
Min Size Sizes commonly available for wire or strip Special sizes may be available at additional cost.
Max Size
Max Temp Maximum service temperature May vary due to operating stress