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The term MONEL® is a registered trademark of Special Metals Corporation for an alloy they manufacture for a wide range of industries such as fishing, industrial, etc. The electrical trade uses the word MONEL Wire to refer to a #18 (.018 diameter) tie wire used in circumstances requiring a high resistance to atmospheric corrosion. Applications include Water Pollution plants, Transit Authority and industrial applications with exposure to various gases, salt water, etc. Monel itself was invented in 1905 as a high tensile strength nickel-copper alloy.

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