Artistic Gun Metal Wire is not a black wire but has a dark brownish bronzy gun metal coloring.
Artistic Wire is a copper based soft temperedwire that has an enamel coating for tarnish resistance, chipping and peeling and is able to withstand wire wrapping techniques.
28 Gauge is a thin wire measuring approx 0.32mm diameter. This wire is thread-like and can be used on fine or delicate beads or smaller projects like wrapping beads onto earwires. This gauge is also commonly used for basket weaving and lace work.
PLEASE NOTE: This wire cannot be used for electrical, welding or construction projects. It is for jewelry use only.