Excellent corrosion resistance, strength, appearance, and versatility make our bright and highly polished stainless steel wire the bestlong lasting choice for wire applications in model aircraft aviation. Stainless Steel offers many adavantages, more noticeably the moresophisticated appearance, higher corrosion resistance, higher flexibility and higher tensile loads than galvanized cable, but lesser knownis the fact that stainless steel cannot experience hydrogen embrittlement due to the galvanizing process like galvanized cable can.
All of our braided cable comes in 7x7, meaning seven woven strands of seven wires each make up the this highly felxible aicraft cable and superior to competing products.
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Most planes at third scale will ask for the 3/64 cable, your quarter scale projects may ask for 1/32, true giants will require the 1/16 setups. Most tailfeathers and pull-
1/32” SS 7x7 Cable
Actual Min. Break Strength 150 lbs
3/64” SS 7x7 Cable
Actual Min. Break Strength 309 lbs
1/16” SS 7x7 Cable
Actual Min. Break Strength 531 lbs