Bright basic wire, also referred to as BBW, is drawn from hot rolled rod. The rod is cold drawn through a die in order to produce a product with close dimensional tolerances, improved mechanical properties and a bright finish. Shotblasting or pickling is often completed prior to drawing in order to remove surface scale. Bright basic wire may be produced in industrial, cold finishing, high carbon and cold heading qualities. BBW may be used in a variety of applications including fasteners, components, baskets and displays. End products may include nails, rivets, u-bolts, fan guards and carts.
Whether you require bright basic wire for the most “basic” needs, or something a bit more critical, Jade Sterling Steel is committed to supplying high quality material in a timely manner at a competitive price.
We offer full size and grade range of bright basic wire depending on the end application. Most of the bright basic wire we supply is in diameters up to 1/2″, although we do have the capacity to provide much larger sizes. Our most common grades include 1006, 1008, 1010, 1015, 1018 and 1022.
We have the capacity to produce most other grades as needed. With long -standing exclusive relationships, along with priority pricing and delivery at a variety of processors, Jade Sterling Steel is able to offer some of the most competitive prices available in the industry. Our bright basic wire is supplied in packages ranging from 2,000 – 4,000 pounds. Our product may be packaged into a tightly banded coil, or put onto a carrier if desired.
With four major warehouses located in Cleveland and Chicago, two dedicated entirely to stocking rod products such as bright basic wire, Jade Sterling Steel is capable of supplying finished product for just in time delivery.
Whether you’re in need of a single 4,000-pound coil, a full truckload or even a rail car of bright basic wire, let Jade Sterling Steel go to work filling your requirements.
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