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8 AWG, Solid, Bare Copper Wire, 500' Reel


  • Locke Part #: P0686
  • Mfg. Part #: 170101000040
  • Manufacturer: Encore Wire

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  • Highest conductivity per unit area of all common commercial metals.
  • Excellent corrosion resistance.
  • Flexible; easily worked and formed into place.
  • Packaged on non-returnable spools for easy transportation to job sites and to provide adequate footage for mass installations.
  • Good fatigue-resistance; not subject to breaks due to nicks or cuts when terminating.
  • Totally recyclable with high scrap value.
  • Contact your local representative for information on the Encore Wire Scrap Purchase Program.
  • Construction:
  • Soft-Drawn Solid or Stranded, Annealed Bare Copper.
  • Applications:
  • Copper conductors are used in overhead electrical transmission and distribution systems for grounding electrical systems, and where high-conductivity and flexibility are required for equipment and circuit grounding.
  • Standards:
  • ASTM-B3 for soft-drawn solid copper wire.
  • ASTM-B8 for soft-drawn concentric lay stranded copper wire.
  • ASTM-B787 for 19-wire combination unilay stranded wire.
  • ARRA 2009; Section 1605 "Buy American" Compliant.