Wire Finishes and Hardness

Wire Finishes and Hardness.
Spools are available in a variety of finishes.


For over forty years, bindery professionals have turned to Taconic Wire for consistently smooth running wire. In addition to standard wire, we offer Stainless Steel, Colored Wire, Spiral Binding, Box Wire, Tinned Wire, Copper and Brassy Finish and much more.

Spools are available in a variety of finishes:

  • Galvanized
  • Tinned
  • Copper Coated
  • Liquor Finish
  • Stainless Steel
  • Nylon Coated

Antifriction Additives:
Antifriction additives provide you with a smoother running wire, less downtime and less stitcher head maintenance.

Hardness Choice:
Choose the wire hardness that fits your job.

  • Standard: Economical and smooth running for most bindery operations.
  • "X": A slightly stronger stitch.
  • "XXX": For the toughest stitching jobs - it's tough as nails.