Kanthal A1 has a higher maximum operating temperature of 1400°C compared to 1300°C for Kanthal D. It also has a slightly higher tensile strength. Kanthal A1 has high resistivity, better wet corrosion resistance, and higher hot and creep strength. One of the main advantages of Kanthal A1 over Kanthal D is the fact that it does not easily oxidize. It is excellent for making your own coils.
What is Vapowire?
Vapowire is the industry's leading supplier of resistance wire for the rebuildable electronic cigarette market. Vapowire's Kanthal A1 wire comes in a variety of sizes, lengths, and styles. 100% Made in the USA.
Our spools are 100% machine wound and come conveniently packaged for storage and display. Our production process ensures that the presence of contaminants typically resulting from manual handling and spooling are kept to a minimum - ensuring maximum wire life and the highest quality vaping experience.