Artistic Natural Copper Wire is not bare copper wire but has a protective coating and is colored for a slightly softer natural look than bare copper has.
Artistic Wire is a copper based soft tempered wire that has an enamel coating for tarnish resistance, chipping and peeling and is able to withstand wire wrapping techniques.
26 Gauge is a thin wire measuring approx 0.41mm diameter. This wire is thread-like and can be used on fine or delicate beads or smaller projects like wrapping beads onto earwires.
PLEASE NOTE: This wire cannot be used for electrical, welding or construction projects. It is for jewelry use only.