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Old 04-15-2018, 12:33 AM
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Thanks.

Based on your comments, I think the answer to my other question is to go with the 1/16" iron wire in the core instead of the 3/16" ball bearings. I'll spray the wire with a little enamel beforehand to add a dielectric layer and slow down rust (it's humid here).

What's the advantage of the R45 welding rod coating (the copper) over regular 1/16" iron wire?
The copper won't do anything for you - I think it is just for conductivity for welding. That was used for a long time because it is inexpensive, readily available and simple to work with.
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