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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Copper_conductor

Copper has been used in electric wiring since the invention of the electromagnet and the ... Copper wire is used in power generation, power transmission, power distribution, ..... Jump up ^ "Historical Copper Prices, Copper Prices History".

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wire

A wire is a single, usually cylindrical, flexible strand or rod of metal. Wires are used to bear ... 1 History; 2 Uses; 3 Production; 4 Finishing, jacketing, and insulating; 5 Forms of wire .... Copper wires are also plated with other metals, such as tin, nickel, and silver to handle different temperatures, provide lubrication , and provide ...

www.distributorwire.com/blog/history-copper

Apr 6, 2009 ... The chemical element Copper, with the symbol Cu and the atomic number of 29, is one of the first known metals and possibly the most ...

www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/00033790110117476

Nov 5, 2010 ... In the early 1800s galvanometers could be constructed with the fine gauges of silk-covered copper or silver wires produced for decorative ...

www.copper.org/education/history/us-history/g_fact_us.html

The electrical wire mill industry started in 1877, when a Connecticut brass mill man named Thomas Doolittle developed hard-drawn copper wire strong enough  ...

www.copper.org/education/history

Copper has been an essential material to man since pre-historic times. In fact, one of the major "ages" or stages of human history is named for a copper alloy, ...

uncyclopedia.wikia.com/wiki/Copper_wire

The copper wire was the most famous criminal device of the early 20th century. ... The copper wire has had a long history, it has been used ever since 1890 by ...

copperalliance.org.uk/education-and-careers/education-resources/copper-in-history

This machine spins cable from thinner strands of copper wire. ... What was the turning point in the history of science and technology that led to a huge increase in ...

insight.nokia.com/history-copper-telephone-line

Aug 6, 2014 ... A history of the copper telephone line is illustrated in this infographic chart. ... coils are invented allowing for the use of thinner copper wire.