Hookup & Equipment Wire

Hookup and equipment wires are usually insulated and flexible wiring. Used internally for electrical or electronic equipment, the sheathed cover of the wires is generally made from PVC.PVC is an important protection and insulation for cables where there is a connection to an electric main or power source.


What are hookup and equipment wires?


Hookup wires usually contain tin or copper, or the two are used in conjunction with one another in braid, solid or strands. Copper wire is an excellent conductor of electricity, and therefore copper is generally used in cables. A variance of copper is used in wires, such as tinned, nickel-plated or annealed.These types of wires come in a variety of colours. The choice of coloured casing allows for easy identification when using more than one cable at a time for internal wiring.


What are they used for?


Hook up wires or copper equipment wires as they are also known, are primarily used for low voltage applications. Hook up wire can be used in circuit boards, plugs, socket, computers, meters, auto-motives, and other electronics. Other applications range from household appliances to machinery.


What wires do RS offer?


RS offers a wide range of electrical wire, where the cross-sectional area ranges from 0.05 mm² up to 35 mm² in size. They also range in American Wire Gauge from 2 AWG up to 30 AWG, and are available in meters or reels, allowing for single or multiple usages.


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Description Price Cross Sectional Area Sheath Colour American Wire Gauge Core Strands Insulation Material Outer Diameter Length Voltage Rating Conductor Material Wire Style Maximum Operating Temperature Fire Behaviour Shield Type Series
RS Stock No. 359-885
BrandRS PRO
$83.66
1 Reel of 100 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
0.05 mm² Green 30 AWG 1/0.25 mm ETFE 0.56mm 100m 375 V Tinned Copper - +150°C - - -
RS Stock No. 872-4593
BrandRS PRO
$18.68
1 Reel of 100 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
0.13 mm² Red 26 AWG 7/0.16 mm PVC 2.1mm 100m 600 V Tinned Copper UL1015 +105°C - - -
RS Stock No. 209-4849
BrandRS PRO
$27.43
1 Reel of 50 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
0.05 mm² Black 30 AWG 1/0.25 mm Kynar 0.5mm 50m 300 V Silver Plated Copper - +130°C - - -
RS Stock No. 361-686
BrandRS PRO
$55.50
1 Reel of 100 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
0.75 mm² Red 18 AWG 24/0.2 mm PVC 2.7mm 100m 750 V Annealed Copper 2491X +70°C - Unshielded -
RS Stock No. 209-4811
BrandRS PRO
$26.25
1 Reel of 50 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
0.05 mm² Red 30 AWG 1/0.25 mm Kynar 0.5mm 50m 300 V Silver Plated Copper - +130°C - - -
RS Stock No. 811-7478
BrandRS PRO
$56.79
1 Reel of 100 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
0.75 mm² Black 18 AWG 16/0.25 mm PVC 2.79mm 100m 600 V Copper UL1015 +105°C - Tinned Copper -
RS Stock No. 884-0871
BrandRS PRO
$18.55
1 Reel of 100 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
0.13 mm² Red 26 AWG 7/0.16 mm PVC 1.3mm 100m 300 V Tinned Copper UL1569 +105°C - - -
RS Stock No. 712-5294
BrandRS PRO
$34.99
1 Reel of 100 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
0.26 mm² Blue 23 AWG 1/0.6 mm PVC 1.2mm 100m 1 kV Tinned Copper BS4808 +85°C - - -
RS Stock No. 801-5072
BrandRS PRO
$52.29
1 Reel of 50 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
0.2 mm² Black 24 AWG 1/0.51 mm ETFE 0.81mm 50m 300 V Silver Plated Copper MIL-W-81822/13 +160°C - - -
RS Stock No. 874-0419
BrandRS PRO
$18.72
1 Reel of 100 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
0.13 mm² White 26 AWG 7/0.16 mm PVC 1.3mm 100m 300 V Tinned Copper UL1007 +80°C - - -
RS Stock No. 361-579
BrandRS PRO
$45.26
1 Reel of 100 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
0.5 mm² Black 20 AWG 16/0.2 mm PVC 2.5mm 100m 750 V Annealed Copper 2491X +70°C - Unshielded -
RS Stock No. 361-642
BrandRS PRO
$55.32
1 Reel of 100 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
0.75 mm² Black 18 AWG 24/0.2 mm PVC 2.7mm 100m 750 V Annealed Copper 2491X +70°C - Unshielded -
RS Stock No. 801-5003
BrandRS PRO
$34.15
1 Reel of 50 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
0.08 mm² Black 28 AWG 1/0.32 mm ETFE 0.62mm 50m 300 V Silver Plated Copper MIL-W-81822/13 +160°C - - -
RS Stock No. 872-5205
BrandRS PRO
$29.17
1 Reel of 100 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
0.2 mm² Black 24 AWG 11/0.16 mm XLPE 1.43mm 100m 300 V Tinned Copper UL3266 +125°C - - -
RS Stock No. 361-692
BrandRS PRO
$55.50
1 Reel of 100 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
0.75 mm² White 18 AWG 24/0.2 mm PVC 2.7mm 100m 750 V Annealed Copper 2491X +70°C - Unshielded -
RS Stock No. 748-2229
BrandRS PRO
$46.81
1 Reel of 100 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
0.52 mm² Black/Yellow 20 AWG 16/0.2 mm PVC 1.6mm 100m 1 kV Tinned Copper BS4808 +85°C - - -
RS Stock No. 354-076
BrandRS PRO
$99.81
1 Reel of 100 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
0.13 mm² Black 26 AWG 1/0.4 mm ETFE 0.71mm 100m 375 V Tinned Copper - +150°C - - -
RS Stock No. 111-3146
BrandRS PRO
$313.09
1 Reel of 100 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
1.3 mm² White 16 AWG 19/0.3 mm Polyamide 1.92mm 100m 600 V ac Nickel Plated Copper - +260°C Low Smoke Density - -
RS Stock No. 884-0869
BrandRS PRO
$18.72
1 Reel of 100 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
0.13 mm² Black 26 AWG 7/0.16 mm PVC 1.3mm 100m 300 V Tinned Copper UL1569 +105°C - - -
RS Stock No. 811-7430
BrandRS PRO
$20.87
1 Reel of 100 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
0.2 mm² Blue 24 AWG 7/0.2 mm PVC 2.24mm 100m 600 V Copper UL1015 +105°C - Tinned Copper -
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