When the Muscle Wirereg; is in its martensitic form,nbsp;it can be formed and bent into different shapes. However, when an electrical current of ~200mA is applied to the wire, or is heated to ~100C it reverts to austenite form and recovers its previous shape with great force. Additionally,nbsp;you can anneal at ~500C (use an industrial furnace or simply a lighter)nbsp;it to whatever shape you would want, next once that current or heat is applied it will return to that new shape.
Note:nbsp;The datasheet found below is for Flexinolreg; actuator wire, that isn#39;t exactly like all Muscle Wirereg; but it#39;s close.nbsp;Flexinolreg; Actuators Wires are made specifically for linear actuators to replace small motors or solenoids.
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