These were the finest size of wire used on British biplanes.
Suitable for all RFC, RNAS and RAF aircraft, as well as British
This is the 4BA streamline wire used on British
biplanes. The wires are made from stainless steel. The
dimensions of these wires are in accordance with British Standard
Specifications BSS6W3 (Streamline Wires).
The pack contains 32 wires, each 200mm long, a total of 6.4 metres of
Please consult the rigging diagrams relevant to your model to assess
where these wires are needed. I recommend "British Military
Aircraft of World War One - The Official Technical and Rigging
Notes for RFC and RNAS Fighting and Training Aeroplanes, 1914 - 1918" by
John Tanner (editor), J. M. Bruce, et al. Arms & Armour Press, 1976,
NOTE: Your model may also need 1/4"BSF, 9/32"BSF and