Copper-clad Aluminum Wire (CCA)


  • Payment Terms T/T, L/C, D/P, etc.
  • Delivery Time 20 days
  • Place of Origin China
  • Port of Loading Shanghai, China
  • Shipping By sea
  • Product Detail

    FAQ

    Product Introduction

    Copper-clad aluminum wire (CCA) is a bimetallic wire with aluminum as the core and a copper layer on the outside. This allows the characteristics of two metals to be used in one wire, with the excellent conductivity, easy solder ability of copper and the light, soft characteristics of aluminum. It is widely used in coaxial cable inner conductor, coaxial cable braid layer, winding of motor and transformer, base material of enameled wire, etc.

    We can provide copper-clad aluminum wire produced by both electroplating method and cladding method.

    The electroplating method uses the principle of electrode-position to coat the surface of the aluminum wire with a copper layer in a solution of a copper salt. The electroplated wire blanks are then drawn and heat treated to become copper-clad aluminum wire of varies specifications and properties.

    The cladding method is to pretreat the aluminum wire and the copper strip separately, and coat the copper strip on the surface of the aluminum wire by argon-arc welding method, then by drawing to make the surface of copper and aluminum wire can be well combined, so as to get the copper-clad aluminum wire with required specifications and performance.

    Compared with pure copper/ aluminum wire, copper-clad aluminum wire has the following advantages:
    (1) The density of copper-clad aluminum wire is 37% to 40% of pure copper, that is, under the same conditions, the length of copper-clad aluminum wire is 2.5 to 2.7 times that of pure copper wire, which can greatly reduce the cost of the cable.
    (2) Due to its light weight and small arc sag, it is more suitable for the production process of physical foamed high-frequency cable, which can ensure the concentricity of the insulation.
    (3) Due to its light weight, it is easy to be transported and installed, it can also reduce laying costs.
    (4) Copper-clad aluminum wire is better than pure copper wire in softness and bending performance. It can reduce the cable impedance change caused by the small bending radius.
    (5) Copper-clad aluminum wire has better conductivity than pure aluminum wire. Because high-frequency signals have the characteristics of “skin effect”, copper-clad aluminum wire has the same conductivity as pure copper wire when transmitting high-frequency signals.
    (6) When the CATV coaxial cable uses aluminum tubes as outer conductors, the thermal expansion and elastic modulus of the copper-clad aluminum wire and the aluminum tubes are closely, thus improving the stability and reliability of the cable.

    We can provide copper-clad aluminum wire of various specifications, soft and hard state, with different copper volume ratios and conductivity to meet the requirements of ASTM B566 and other standards.

    Application

    Mainly used as inner conductor, braided layer of coaxial cable, windings of motors and transformers, base material of enameled wire, etc.

    Technical Parameters

    Item

    Technical Parameters

    Cladding

    Electroplating

    10H

    10A

    15H

    15A

    Wire diameter range(mm)

    0.15~8.0

    0.15~8.0

    0.08~8.0

    0.08~8.0

    0.10~6.0

    Tensile strength(MPa)

    ≥152

    110~172

    ≥152

    110~172

    ≥90

    Breaking Elongation(%)

    ≥1.0

    ≥10

    ≥1.0

    ≥10

    ≥10

    20℃ Volume resistivity

    (Ω·mm2/m)

    ≤0.0268

    ≤0.0268

    ≤0.0260

    ≤0.0260

    ≤0.0278

    Conductivity(%)

    ≥64.3

    ≥64.3

    ≥66.3

    ≥66.3

    ≥62.0

    Packaging

    The copper-clad aluminium wire is packaged in pad.

    Storage

    1) The product should be stored in a clean,dry(humidity should be no more than 65%) and ventilated , rain-proof, water-proof, no acid or alkaline substances and harmful gas warehouse.
    2) The product should not be stacked together with flammable products and should not be close to fire sources.
    3) The product should be packed completely to avoid moisture and pollution.


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    Q9: Do you supply all the cable materials according to the cables we produce?
    A: Yes, we can. We have technician on production technology which is engaged in analyzing cable structure so as to list all the materials you need.

    Q1: Can we visit your company?
    A: we are looking forward to your arrival and we will lead you to visit our factory.

    Q2: How fast can I get the quotation?
    A:We usually quote within 24 hours for normal cable materials after we get your inquiry. If you are very urgent to get the price, please call us or tell us in your email so that we will regard your inquiry priority.

    Q3: What is your terms of packing?
    A: Wooden drum, plywood pallet, wooden box, carton are for option, depends on different material or client’s requirements.

    Q4: What is your terms of payment?
    A: T/T, L/C, D/P, etc. We’ll show you the photos of the products and packages before you pay the balance.

    Q5: What is your terms of delivery?
    A: EXW, FOB, CFR, CIF. You can choose the one which is the most convenient or cost effective for you.

    Q6: How about your delivery time?
    A: Generally, it will take 7 to 15 days after receiving your advance payment. The specific delivery time depends on the items and the quantity of your order.

    Q7: What is your sample policy?
    A: Sample for your tests are available, Please contact our sales to apply the free sample.

    Q8: How do you make our business long-term and good relationship?
    A: 1. We keep good quality and competitive price to ensure our customers benefit.
    2. We respect every customer as our friend and we sincerely do business and make friends with them, no matter where they come from.

    Q9: Do you supply all the cable materials according to the cables we produce?
    A: Yes, we can. We have technician on production technology which is engaged in analyzing cable structure so as to list all the materials you need.