Molybdenum Wire

Molybdenum wires can withstand high temperature and corrosion, it is used as heating materials of high-temperature resistance furnace, heating elements, automotive, aerospace, and wire cutting machine. With good electrical conductivity, molybdenum wires also can be applied to electronic tube socket, stent filament incandescent lamp, and halogen lamps.

Contact Quken to determine which size is best for your application or refer to the molybdenum wire properties chart below for more detailed information.

Product Standard Typical Applications Surface Available Diameters (mm) Tolerances Purity
Molybdenum Wire ASTM B387 Support Wire Cleaned 0.08 to 0.5 ± 3% wt


Support Wire Cleaned 0.5 to 1.5 ± 1.5% dia
Redraw Wire Black 0.03 to 0.5 ± 3% wt
Redraw Wire Black 0.5 to 1.5 ± 1.5% dia
Heating Elements Cleaned 0.03 to 0.5 ± 3% wt
Heating Elements Cleaned 0.5 to 6.0 ± 1.5% dia
Mandrel Wire Cleaned 0.1 to 0.5 ± 1% to 3% wt