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Questions about wires, usually seen in electrical applications. Questions with this tag are typically about sizing wires appropriately for the projected usage, but could also be about properties of or problems with a wire.

A wire is a long, thin piece of (insulated) metal used to carry electricity between two points. Questions with this tag are typically about sizing wires appropriately, but may also be about properties of wire or specific problems with a wire.

Consider some related tags instead or in addition to this one:

  • if your question is about installing wires
  • if your question is about electrical systems in general
  • or if your question is about electrical panels
  • if your question is about wire shelving
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