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0.063mm, 42 AWG Enamelled Copper Magnet Wire - Solderable (250g)

£13.50 (inc VAT) £11.25 (exc VAT)
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Product Description

Technical Data...

Applications for high spec enamelled winding wire are varied across industry but whatever the industry or application, choosing the best class of winding wire is of high importance. Is it solvent & acid resistant? Will it retain its dielectric component at given temperatures ? Does the enamelled coating have good mechanical characteristics?


Metric Size - 0.063 mm (Solderable)


SWG - 46 / AWG - 42


Length - 9022 Meters (Approx)


Cross Sectional Area - 0.003117 sqmm


Build – Single Coat Solderable


Net Weight - 250 Grams (Actual Wire mass)


Coating Class - Polyester 180 Single Build


Temperature Class - 180 Degrees Celsius

Chemical Resistances -  Unaffected by all common solvents perchloroethylene, mild acids and alkalis


Typical Applications...

For the rewinding or manufacturing of but not limited to... Electric Motor windings, Transformer Windings, Solonoid Coils, Armature & Rotor Windings, Tesla Coils, Choke Coils, Guitar Pick Up Coils, Aerial & Antenna Coils, Contactor Coils, Metal Detector Coils.

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  1. wire for pickups

    Posted by Justin on 6th Nov 2020

    Good quality, fast shipping, thank you

  2. Great pickup wire.

    Posted by Gerard on 4th Oct 2019

    Use this wire standard for making new guitar and bass pickups and pickup repair/rewinds. Sounds great and is easy to work with. suited for both hand winding and machine winding. comes well from the bobin. no nicks. To be short: will keep ordering this (brexit or not).

  3. 42 swg magnet wire creates single coil pickup with high quality and performance.

    Posted by Carl on 12th Mar 2018

    Quality product on a quality spool. No issues with use or performance. Perfect product for vintage or modern pickup winding.

  4. perfect pickup product

    Posted by Ben on 28th Apr 2015

    Delivered swiftly, a quality product at a price I could not match elsewhere.

  5. Parfait pour bobiner des micros de guitares

    Posted by Jean-Pierre on 27th Apr 2014

    j'ai acheté une bobine de n°42 pour l'essayer et après avoir bobiné un micro aigu de Telecaster (à 9K)je peux dire qu'il convient parfaitement pour cela .Maintenant je vais acheter du n°43 pour bobiner le micro aigu.

  6. Perfetto per Pickup

    Posted by Stefano on 12th Jun 2013

    Ho usato questo filo per costruirmi dei pickup,
    semplicemente fantastico!
    resistente, facile da svolgere e ottimi risultati assicurati...
    Lo consiglio a tutti...

    Ancora grazie

  7. Perfect for Small Coils

    Posted by Unknown on 30th Jan 2013

    For making low-power coils (for driving clocks) this wire is perfect! Excellent service. Thanks.

  8. This is what you want for pickups

    Posted by Liam Jackson, Axesrus on 20th Sep 2012

    Perfect wire for pickups. Really impressed with quality and service.

    Many Thanks

  9. Tops for Pickups

    Posted by Brian Curtis on 8th May 2012

    wond three telecaster pickups - 2 neck and 1 bridge - perfect outcome- very easy to work with.