View Full Version : music wire supplier

11-19-2007, 10:27 PM
Can anyone suggest a supplier that would have 3/16" music wire in 72" lengths?

Or at least multiples of 24"...

All I can find are 3 foot pieces and I'll be throwin out a foot each time.

11-19-2007, 11:22 PM
How much are you looking for? I buy stainless springwire cut & straightened for $7-15/lb, with the higher price being for only 10lbs. It's the setup that kills. 3/16 is about 1 lb per 10 ft.


Mcmaster used to stock 6 footers, but only up to 1/8 I believe.

Paul Alciatore
11-20-2007, 01:52 AM
Actually McMaster has it in rolls. Not sure of the exact length. Possibly by weight.

11-20-2007, 08:37 AM
I've gotten in the habit of buying mine from Grainger since they are close and can usually get it by the next day if they don't have it in stock. I get it by the roll their also. Precision wire makes it.

11-20-2007, 09:23 AM
neither mcmaster or grainger carry it in that diameter in a roll. mcmaster sells it in one foot lengths, i do not need one foot lengths.

i've already checked the normal suppliers, i'm not an idiot, hoping for a company i had never heard of...i'll check with the wire straightening company.