Summarized by Dr. Hani Alhebshi , from a course given by (Dr. Nabeel Talic from King Saud University).
Classification of wires can be according to :
Stainless steel , Elgiloy , Titanium alloys , glass or polymers.
Coated or non Coated : Ion implementation , Spray Coating , Sleeving.
Round , Square , Rectangular , Single or multi-strand.
Metal Wires :
- Stainless steel
- Cobalt Chromium ( Blue Elgiloy ).
- B-Titanium Molybdenum ( TMA)
- Titanium Niobium ( TiNb)
- Nickle-Titanium ( NiTi).
- Plastic Coated wires
- Composite wires.