Soft-Drawn Bare


  • Sizes 14 AWG - 1000 KCMIL
  • Copper building wire
  • Highest conductivity per unit area of all common commercial metals
  • Corrosion-resistant
  • Easily worked and formed into place
  • Suitable for wet, damp and dry locations
  • Permitted for direct burial
  • RoHS compliant


Encore Wire's soft-drawn bare wire is available in sizes 14 AWG through 1000 KCMIL. Soft-drawn bare wire is used in overhead electrical and distribution systems for grounding electrical systems, and where high-conductivity and flexibility are required for equipment, circuit-grounding and bonding. Pulling heads are available on sizes 8 AWG and larger.