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Jack Richeson Aluminum Armature Wire, 1/16-Inch by 32-Feet

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  • A pliable coil of aluminum wire
  • Richeson Armature Wire can be bent over and over as a sculptor sketches
  • This wire will not corrode
  • For sculpture projects and mixed media applications
  • Many craft uses
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Jack Richeson Aluminum Armature Wire, 1/16-Inch by 32-Feet + Sculpey Super Sculpturing Compound 1 lb. box, Beige + Sculpt Pro 11 Piece Pottery and Sculpting Art Tool Set
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  • Product Dimensions: 4.5 x 0.2 x 4.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.6 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Shipping: This item is also available for shipping to select countries outside the U.S.
  • ASIN: B00251G0FG
  • Item model number: 400330
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (32 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,023 in Arts, Crafts & Sewing (See Top 100 in Arts, Crafts & Sewing)
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Product Description

This lightweight aluminum armature wire is ideal for all types of sculpture. The 1/16 thick wire comes in a 32 foot long coil.


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This is great armature wire for polymer dolls.
Deborah Appelman
I am pleased with the product, it works well for my needs.
S. Walker
It was easy to cut, too and molded to shape very well.
The Gilded Lily

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

9 of 9 people found the following review helpful By Brian on May 23, 2010
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I usually just wrap my heavier armature wire with the 1/16, but I will use this for fingers, claws, and other such small details. There's really no substitute for aluminum armature wire.
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8 of 8 people found the following review helpful By Eduardo on July 24, 2012
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I use this wire for armature puppets in Stop Motion projects. Very good product. However, you must consider which seller you choose to purchase this wire. The first time I ordered, I did from fineartstore. I ordered 10 pcs. and I have to pay about $8 for S&H. 2 months later, I ordered 10 more pcs., but this time from CreateArt (I thought it was the same fineartstore) and with this company (CreateArt), I have to pay $40 (yes, $40) for S&H. I paid more for S&H than for the product itself. I e-mail for a reclamation and explanation, and they made a credit for $10 (anyway, $30 for S&H is still expensive). I e-mail again to thank the credit, but next time I need to restock, I going to order it from fineartstore.

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7 of 7 people found the following review helpful By Mark Glover on July 5, 2011
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I really like this wire, but I hate paying for it. It's a nearly perfect wire for building a sculpture armature, but the price difference between the aluminum wire and the steel variety is something to consider. I use this wire in conjunction with a thinner steel floral wire for added strength. This particular wire is pretty good quality and can take several bends (in a general area) without breaking.
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5 of 5 people found the following review helpful By Rick Clark on May 5, 2014
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There is a certain product I deal with professionally and I install this product. For decades the manufacturer supplied some wire like this with each unit to faciliate the installation. I did not know at the time it was called armature wire. Later they stopped supplying the wire and switched to different installation methods which I found to be inferior, so I sought out a source of the "hyperflex wire". I found Ook aluminum wire at the hardware store. Nice packaging, but the wire broke much too easily after just a little twisting. Finally with research I figured out the thing I needed was called sculptor's armature wire. Found the Amazon listings for Jack Richeson, and the 1/16" seemed about right. Received the product and yes, this is the wire I used to get and the same size. Torture tested it, it performs beautifully. It vastly outperforms the Ook product. I doubt there is a better quality wire of this type.
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5 of 5 people found the following review helpful By Philip A Mitchell on June 28, 2014
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Now THIS is armature wire! I bend it, and it stays there! I put clay on it, and it sticks! It came in a coil, JUST AS ADVERTISED! I am deliriously happy! Really! I'm so happy I'm hallucinating! Make it stop!
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6 of 8 people found the following review helpful By Mizzurah Mule on February 5, 2011
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This aluminum wire was too soft for my liking. I make armatures for clay people characters. This stuff may be great for some artists, but I didn't care for it at all.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Lily on February 27, 2014
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Was perfect for my project, will definitely be buying more. Very malleable and came in great condition as I expected.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By patsy downs on August 29, 2013
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great support when making push mold dolls for there body great price shipped quick if you like crafts give it a try when you hand mold dolls
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