How Much Does Copper Wire Weigh?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 27, 2020 10:45:10 AM ET
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The weight of copper wire can be anywhere between 640.50 and 0.03 pounds per thousand feet. The weight varies widely depending on the gauge, or width of the cross section, of the wire. Since gauges are standardized, all wires of the same gauge and length have the same weight.