Cuprothal® 5

Resistance heating wire and resistance wireDatasheet

Datasheet updated2018-07-06 12:14 (supersedes all previous editions)

Disclaimer: Recommendations are for guidance only, and the suitability of a material for a specific application can be confirmed only when we know the actual service conditions. Continuous development may necessitate changes in technical data without notice. This datasheet is only valid for materials under the trademark Kanthal®.

Cuprothal® 5 is a copper-nickel alloy (CuNi alloy) with low resistivity for use at temperatures up to 300°C (570°F).

Cuprothal® 5 is typically used for low-temperature applications such as heating cables in electric blankets and pillows.

Disclaimer: Recommendations are for guidance only, and the suitability of a material for a specific application can be confirmed only when we know the actual service conditions. Continuous development may necessitate changes in technical data without notice. This datasheet is only valid for materials under the trademark Kanthal®.