what is el wire.?

i heard of EL wire from the front page of Instructables and I want to know what it is.

Re-design7 years ago
El wire is 'electroeluminescence" wire.  Sorry about the spelling.  Here's a link that tells all about it.  Google "el wire " for more.
techturtle27 years ago
EL wire is wire that when connected to A/C current lights up like a long thin flexible LED but with A/C. EL stands for ElectroLumenecence