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stranded wire

[′stran·dəd ′wīr]
(electricity)
A conductor composed of a group of wires or a combination of groups of wires, usually twisted together. Also known as stranded conductor.

stranded wire

A group of small wires which is used as a single wire.

stranded wire

A metal wire that is made up of several smaller wires twisted together. Stranded wire is more flexible than wire with a solid core.
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Developed a method of heating stranded wire electrical networks with the aid of high-frequency electromagnetic waves, which should prevent the formation of ice on wires.
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The 862 Series uses the company's patented cage clamp spring pressure connection technology that allows solid wire or stranded wire with ferrules to be terminated by pushing the wire into the contact.
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Most wire strippers are sized for solid wire, rather than the slightly larger stranded wire used in lamp cords.
The new 788 Series plugable, DIN rail-mount relays uses Cage Clamp's spring pressure connection technology for push-in connection of solid wire or ferruled stranded wire and screwdriver actuated connection of all wire types.
These contacts are easily crimped onto 10 AWG, 12 AWG or 14 AWG stranded wire with a manual hand tool or semi-automatic stripper-crimper.
An astonishing range of variants can be fitted, regardless of the connection options; whether M8 or stranded wire, everything is compatible.
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With the exception of stranded wire, which we'll talk about on p.
Designers need to look at stranded wire versus solid wire, ribbon versus discrete, coax or other controlled impedance cable, conductor composition, the wire gauge size as well as the insulation diameter.
com/research/1ffbab/the_2011_import_an) has announced the addition of the "The 2011 Import and Export Market for Iron or Steel Stranded Wire, Cable, Ropes, and Plaited Bands Excluding Electrically Insulated in the United Kingdom" report to their offering.