Re: Suggestions For Wire Load Ties
Here’s a link for magnet wire in many gauges down to 44 AWG. Convert AWG to your scale inches and you can get close to prototype dimensions for whatever application you need.
From: main@RealSTMFC.groups.io [mailto:main@RealSTMFC.groups.io] On Behalf Of Jack Mullen
Sent: Tuesday, October 15, 2019 2:42 PM
Subject: Re: [RealSTMFC] Suggestions For Wire Load Ties
On Tue, Oct 15, 2019 at 09:28 AM, Dave Parker wrote:
Late steam era AAR loading requirements specify two strands of #7 wire, 3 strands of #8, 4 of #9, or 6 of #11, twisted taut. #7 ASW ga. is .177" dia, or .002" in HO.