Electric Optics EL Wire With Welting in Fiendish Red is a fantastic new color of Welted EL Wire, and uses the same great Electroluminescent Wire that Electric Optics is known for. The Welting extends off the wire approximately 1/3 of an inch, which makes it great for sewing into fabrics or gluing to accessories. The plastic welting comes in the same color as the wire, and offer maximum durability without sacrificing on brightness. If you would like us to add a custom connector for you click here.
What's the Difference of Electric Optics EL Wire?
Electric Optics wire is the best made EL Wire on the planet. Don't be fooled by cheaper knockoffs. Most EL Wire found on the web is constructed with a Phosphor powder coat which is made in China; Electric Optics is imported from Germany. Most EL Wire is a general copper wire; Electric Optics wire is a Copper Wire infused with Silver. Most comparable EL Wire on the web has a 2.3mm total diameter, Electric Optics uses a 2.6mm diameter which has a higher strength, brighter glowing core, and longer lifespan.
Why is the latest Generation in EL Wire better than the previous?
Over Twice as bright as Gen 2x
Longer Lifetime and lower operating voltage, meaning less battery power lights up more wire
The 2010 Electric Optics EL Wire also has better bending resistance and more durable than the 2006 Generation (2x). The 2006 had a shelflife of approximately 2 years. Don't get us wrong, we loved the previous generation, and still have some laying around... But this is better, brighter and easier to work with!
Other colors include: Brilliant Pink, Lavender White, Charged Orange, Citron Yellow, Pistol Purple, Bawdy Blue, Magnetic Green, Lucky Green and Fiendish Red