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Material relationship

  1. Aug 21, 2008 #1
    can anyone tell me what is the relationship between weight & length of material (CU & Al) depending on its gauge size????
     
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  3. Aug 21, 2008 #2

    brewnog

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    Twice the thickness equals twice the mass (all other things being equal).
    Twice the length equals twice the mass (all other things being equal).

    The length doesn't depend on the gauge!
     
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