Mil-Spec Wire Source

MIL-W-22759 MIL-Spec Wire

The military specification MIL-W-22759 is a popular spec for military wire. Wires with this specification are frequently requested in the wire and cable industry. The specification deals with fluoropolymer-insulated single conductor electrical wires made with tin-coated, silver-coated, or nickel-coated conductors of copper or copper alloy. The wires come in many different styles, as they are offered in thin wall, standard wall, and standard wall high strength versions. The below listed wires are just a few of the styles available.

MIL-W-22759/11 Standard Wall

The Standard Wall Wire has a silver plated copper conductor. The MIL-Spec wire has an insulation of TFE non-stick coating and has a .010 nominal wall thickness with a voltage rating of 600 Volts and a temperature rating of 200 ºC.

MIL-W-22759/12 Standard Wall

The Standard Wall Wire has a nickel plated copper conductor. Its insulation is TFE non-stick coating and has a .010 nominal wall thickness. The MIL-Spec wire has a voltage rating of 600 Volts and a temperature rating of 260ºC.

MIL-W-22759/16 Standard Wall

The Standard Wall Wire has a tin plated copper conductor. The MIL-Spec wire has a voltage rating of 600 Volts and a temperature rating of 150 ºC.

MIL-W-22759/17 Standard Wall High Strength

The High Strength Wire has a silver plated copper alloy conductor, a voltage rating of 600 Volts and a temperature rating of 150 ºC.

MIL-W-22759/18 Thin Wall

The Thin Wall Wire has a tin plated copper conductor, a voltage rating of 600 Volts and a temperature rating of 150 ºC.

MIL-W-22759/32 Standard Wall

The MIL-Spec Wire has a tinned copper conductor, a Zelrad 150-S, Fluoroploymer Cross-linked Modified ETFE Single insulation, a voltage rating of 600 Volts and a temperature rating of 150 ºC.

MIL-W-22759/33 Standard Wall

The MIL-Spec Wire has a silver coated high strength copper alloy conductor, Zelrad 200-S, Fluoroploymer Cross-linked Modified ETFE Single insulation, a voltage rating of 600 Volts and a temperature rating of 200 ºC.

MIL-W-22759/34 Standard Wall

The MIL-Spec Wire has a tinned copper conductor, a Zelrad 150-S, Fluoroploymer Cross-linked Modified ETFE Single insulation, a voltage rating of 600 Volts and a temperature rating of 150 ºC.

MIL-W-22759/43 Standard Wall

The MIL-Spec Wire has a silver coated high strength copper alloy conductor, Zelrad 200-S, Fluoroploymer Cross-linked Modified ETFE Single insulation, a voltage rating of 600 Volts and a temperature rating of 200 ºC.

MIL-W-22759/44 Standard Wall

The MIL-Spec Wire has a silver coated high strength copper alloy conductor, Zelrad 200-S, Fluoroploymer Cross-linked Modified ETFE Single insulation, a voltage rating of 600 Volts and a temperature rating of 200 ºC.