Cold-Drawn Wire and Custom Wireformed Products

Straightened and Cut Wire

At Alabama Wire, Inc., we are the foremost independent provider of straightened and cut wire in the United States. Leveraging over three decades of industry experience and a 50,000 square foot facility equipped with state-of-the-art straightening and cutting machines, our team turns wire coils into straight wire lengths cut to customer specifications.

Our Wire Straightening and Cutting Capabilities

Our wire straightening and cutting facility accommodates a broad range of materials, grades, and sizes to suit varying customer needs. From small to large production runs, our diverse set of  modern production equipment and expert team meets virtually any straighten and cut need with high-quality products and quick turnaround.

Straightening and Cutting Equipment

For our wire straightening and cutting operations, we use state-of-the-art equipment that employs:

  • Rotary straightening arbors that provide consistent quality and precision straightness
  • Close-tolerance circular dies that ensure the least amount of deformation during the cutoff process and produce clean, square shoulders with little to no burring

Our capabilities also include the ability to perform secondary operations on the straightened and cut wire, such as flattening, deburring, swaging, chamfering, and finishing ends to a precise, specified radius.

Available Materials

The above equipment allows us to process a wide range of materials and grades in a variety of wire diameters and lengths, including ones that comply with ASTM standards. Some of the materials we work include:

  • Low carbon steel (ASTM A510/A853)
  • Low carbon galvanized steel (ASTM A641)
  • High carbon and spring temper steel (ASTM A227, A228, and A229)
  • Stainless steel (ASTM A313, A555, and A580)
  • Non-ferrous metals, such as aluminum and aluminum alloys, copper, and nickel and nickel alloys

For these materials, we offer straightening and cutting capabilities for a variety of gauges and lengths. We can handle wire diameters up to 0.630 inches and wire lengths ranging from 1 inch to 24 feet to close tolerances. Custom cutting of shorter (less than 1 inch) and longer (up to 50 feet +/- 6 inches) lengths to accommodate specialized needs is also available.

Available Finishes

In addition to straightening and cutting wire to meet the specifications of our customers, we also provide a variety of finishes, including:

  • Standard mill
  • Plating quality
  • Galvanized (regular commercial and class thickness)
  • Matte/satin
  • Bright EPQ Finish
  • Zinc electroplated (clear and black)
  • Black oxide

Applications and Industries

Our straightened and cut wire products find use in a broad range of industrial applications, such as in:

  • Concrete reinforcement
  • Consumer and leisure goods
  • Display and shelving assemblies
  • Foundries and steel mills
  • Pole and powerline hardware
  • Nurseries and landscaping
  • Medical equipment
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Signs and printed products
  • Steel supply centers
  • Transportation and private vehicle accessories

Why Choose Alabama Wire?

For over 30 years, Alabama Wire has served industry by supplying high-quality cold-drawn wire. Using state-of-the-art equipment housed in our 50,000 square foot production facility, we straighten and cut wire, as well as produce coiled and re-coiled wire and custom wireforms and fabricated wire products. By choosing us as wire straightening and cutting service provider, customers can benefit from our:

  • Affordable, rapid prototyping capabilities (even for small to medium production runs)
  • Unique access to the inventories and production capabilities of most of the major wire drawing facilities across the United States
  • Broad product offerings, including our Nursery products line (e.g., container stabilization baskets, container hooks, and galvanized steel tree stakes)
  • Fast response times (most inquiries receive a response within two hours of contact)
  • Secure packaging and shipping services (finished products are packaged in accordance with customer specifications to ensure maximum protection during transit and facilitate efficient package handling on-site)

If you’re looking for a one-stop source to meet all of your wire and wire product needs, choose Alabama Wire, Inc. to learn more about our straightening and wire cutting capabilities or to request a quote from one of our experts.

Straightened & Cut Wire
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Alabama Wire, LLC
3000 Highway 11PelhamAL 35124
Toll Free: 1.800.749.3504
Phone: 205.663.6743
Fax: 205.664.9156
Email: [email protected]

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