The Cafe will be closed Tuesday Oct. 20th for remodeling.

Portland and Braintree Supply Stores are open for curbside pick up. Please place your order at least a day ahead of time. When the stores are open for browsing we ask that only the shopper come inside. Occupancy will be limited.

We thank our customers for being so patient during this time. We are getting orders ready as quickly as possible. After you have placed an order, please wait for a call or email back from us confirming your order is ready before coming to pick it up.

Contact info and hours for all locations

Prices are subject to change. Please contact us to get the most up to date pricing.

KANTHAL or NICHROME Wire has a high tolerance to heat up to 2055° F. and is useful for making special purpose kiln stilts, repairing kilns, etc. Sold by the foot.

  • NOTE: KANATHAL & NICHROME Wire can be used interchangeably – “Kanthal” being the Brand Name of the Nichrome Wire produced from one manufacturer.
  • 24 Gauge Kanthal Wire is Especially Suited for DELICATE Work, such as Ornament Hangers, Dollcraft and more.
  • 14 Gauge Kanthal Wire is Suitable for STILT PINS
  • 9 or 11 Gauge Kanthal Wire is Suitable for STILT RODS
Nichrome Wire GaugePrice per FootPrice per Package
Gauge 24 (50 ft. pack sold by ft.)$0.39$12.00
Gauge 19 (50 ft. pack sold by ft.)$1.27$42.00
Gauge 14 (10 ft. pack sold by ft.)$1.78$15.90
Gauge 11 (1 ft. rods, 5 pack)$6.47$32.35
Gauge 9 (1 ft. rods, 5 pack)$15.64$78.20