Schatten Coil Wire

 

PE 'Vintage' Coil Wire Now Available

 

   
Poly/Nylon - 'Modern' Coil Wire PE Plain Enamel - 'Vintage' Coil Wire
Available in 42, 43, 44 gauges  Available in 42 and 43 gauges
   
 Supplied on convenient 1/2 lb. spools
 


Coating Specifications

Poly/Nylon - 'Modern' Coil Wire

     This is the type of coil wire used for most of the pickups being built at this time. The copper wire has a single layer of polyurethane as the insulator with an overcoat of nylon.


PE Plain Enamel - 'Vintage' Coil Wire

     This is the type of coil wire used on most vintage pickups. The copper wire has a single build of plain enamel as the insulator.


Gauge Information


42 gauge - This is the most common gauge of wire used in building and rewinding most modern electric guitar and bass pickups. This wire has a nominal diameter of 0.0030". Each half pound spool contains approximately 25,000 feet of wire......enough to do 5 or 6 single coil pickup or 2 to 3 humbuckers.

43 gauge - Slightly finer than 42 gauge, this wire has a nominal diameter of 0.0028". Each half pound spool contains approximately 33,000 feet of wire.


44 gauge - Finer still than 43 gauge, this wire has a nominal diameter of 0.0024". Each half pound spool contains approximately 41,600 feet of wire.

    


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Coil Wire In Stock Price Quantity
 
42 Gauge Coil Wire - Poly/Nylon No $28.95
43 Gauge Coil Wire - Poly/Nylon Yes $31.95
44 Gauge Coil Wire - Poly/Nylon Yes $37.95

     
42 gauge Coil Wire - 'Vintage' Plain Enamel  No $50.95   
43 gauge Coil Wire - 'Vintage' Plain Enamel  Yes  $54.95   
 

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