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Electricity is one of the most important components of contemporary living. Our jobs, our entertainment, and many other facets of our day-to-day lives depend on electricity and its many applications. The electrical wires that carry energy in our homes, places of work, and automobiles need to be in optimal condition to make sure things run smoothly. It's a good idea to understand a bit about what these wires do and which ones do what best, especially if you're building or remodeling a home. For the sake of electrical safety, it's also good to know which do what worst.Copper Electrical Wire
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Silver is the best conductor of electricity available and it has been used in electrical wires for quite some time in very specific, high temperature conditions. There are two main problems with silver wires: silver is difficult to bend, and it is very expensive. In certain environments, (ones that will never be found in the home), electrical safety would be compromised if silver was not used as a conductor.Some people have recently brought silver wiring into the home for use with audio and video equipment. Though it certainly makes sense that signals would travel better through pure silver than through copper, the difference in cost outweighs, for most people, the difference in quality. There is also an issue with the amount of silver in these products, as many also contain a percentage of copper. It is unlikely that a small amount of silver in wiring would make a noticeable difference in signal quality for your home electronics.