Beadalon Bead Wire combines the soft, supple feel of thread with the strength and longevity of stainless steel. It is designed specifically for stringing ceramic, glass, metal and stone beads, seed beads and freshwater pearls and allows designs to drape naturally, without kinking. This miniature, multistrand stainless steel cable is nylon coated. Benefits include knottable, near 0 stretch, abrasion resistant, water proof, UV resistant, ultra flexible, and kink resistant. 7Strand .018" Satin Gold 30'- This cord has good flexibility and excellent strength.