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In general, metals like copper and aluminum are the best conductors of electricity. Good conductors are able to allow electrons to easily flow through. More »

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Brass is a good electrically conductive alloy. At 68 degrees Fahrenheit, it has a low resistance at around 0.6 to 0.9E-7 Ohm meter. One of its component metals is copper, which is only second best to silver in electric c... More »

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Silver is the best metal conductor, but graphene is the best overall material at conducting electricity. Graphene consists of carbon atoms arranged in extremely thin sheets, and has the lowest electrical resistance of an... More »

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The metals that conduct electricity the best are silver, copper and aluminum. Both copper and aluminum are used extensively in electrical wiring. Silver, though it conducts electricity better than either of the other two... More »

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