Don’t be fooled by vague descriptions of “Pure nickel plate strips” that imply the strip is pure nickel, when in fact it is simply nickel plated steel.
We are not trying to deceive anyone, our nickel strip is made of a high quality steel core, with a thick plating of 99.96% pure nickel for maximum conductivity and cost effectiveness!
– 99.96% pure nickel PLATING on high quality steel
– .15mm thick for increased conductivity.
– 8mm wide to fit on 18650 cells perfectly.
– Convenient 10 foot long length (roughly 3 meters) for big projects.
If you need 99.96% pure SOLID nickel strips for your project, search Amazon for “SOLID pure nickel strip 8mm x .15mm x 10ft long (3Meters) Sunbeam”
There is an easy way to tell if the strip you are using is plated steel or pure nickel. Put a piece of it on a grinding wheel. If there are LOTS of sparks as it grinds down, then it is steel. If there are very few sparks, then it is pure nickel.