In a message dated 97-02-14 13:05:11 EST, you write:
<< How does it hold up, as far as strength,
etc.? What about copper? Are allergies to copper common? Thanks!
Elena, Have you concidered wraping with an 18ga niobium? Niobium
is very hypoalergenic, and should be workable for wire wraping.
Niobium is Avalable from: Reactive Metals Studio,Inc. P.O. box
890 Clarkdale, Az 86324 Phone# 1-800-876-3434. 18ga niobium
costs about $1.08 per foot. If Im not mistaken, a lot of
aluminum products are alloys, and your friend could have a
reactiion to the other metals in the alloy. I don't know a lot
about copper allergies, but It has a tendency to turn green
when exposed to moisture, and swet. I do know that it breakes
down to quickly and should never be used as an earing post, or