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Wire & Wire Products

A wire is a single flexible strand or rod of metal. Wires are used to bear mechanical loads and to carry electricity and telecommunications signals. All electrical and electronic equipment use wire products such as, motor, transformer, generators, radar etc. Wire forms the raw material of manufacturers such as the wire netting industry, engineered springs, wire-cloth making and wire ropes. Wire-cloth is used for sifting and screening machinery, for draining paper pulp and for window screens among others. Wire is also used for fencing and in the construction of suspension bridges and cages. Wire is used in the manufacture of stringed musical instruments and scientific instruments. Wire is used in pin and hairpin making, in needle and fish-hook industries, nail, peg and rivet making, and carding machinery.