RESOURCES – Charts – Metric Conversions

Millimeters Decimal Inches Approximate Inches on a Ruler Other equivalent measurements
0.25mm 0.010″ 30 gauge (Brown & Sharpe)
0.3mm 0.012″
0.32mm 0.013″ 28 gauge (Brown & Sharpe)
0.36mm 0.014″
0.41mm 0.016″ 26 gauge (Brown & Sharpe)
0.46mm 0.018″
0.51mm 0.020″ 24 gauge (Brown & Sharpe)
0.64mm 0.025″ 22 gauge (Brown & Sharpe)
0.76mm 0.030″
0.81mm 0.032″ 1/32 Inch 20 gauge (Brown & Sharpe)
1mm 0.039″ 18 gauge (Brown & Sharpe)
1.29mm 0.051″ 16 gauge (Also about the thickness of a US dime)
1.63mm 0.064″ 1/16″ 14 gauge (Brown & Sharpe)
2mm 0.079″ 12 gauge (Also about the thickness of a US nickel)
2.59mm 0.102″ 10 gauge (Brown & Sharpe)
3mm 0.118″ A touch less than 1/8 inch
4mm 0.157″
5mm 0.197″ 3/16 Inch
6mm 0.236″ A little less than 1/4 Inch
7mm 0.276″ A little bit more than 1/4 Inch About the diameter of a pencil
8mm 0.315″ 5/16 Inch
9mm 0.354″ A little less than 3/8 Inch
10mm 0.394″ A little bit more than 3/8 Inch
11mm 0.433″ 7/16 Inch
12mm 0.472″ A little less than 1/2 Inch About the width of a standard staple
13mm 0.512″ A little bit more than 1/2 Inch
14mm 0.551″ 9/16 Inch
15mm 0.591″ A little less than 5/8 Inch
16mm 0.630″ 5/8 Inch
17mm 0.669″ A little less than 11/16 Inch
18mm 0.709″ A little less than 3/4 Inch About the diameter of a US dime
19mm 0.748″ A little bit more than 3/4 Inch About the diameter of a US penny
20mm 0.787″ A little less than 13/16 Inch
21mm 0.827″ A little bit more than 13/16 Inch About the diameter of a US nickel
22mm 0.866″ A little less than 7/8 Inch
23mm 0.906″ A little bit more than 7/8 Inch
24mm 0.945″ 15/16 Inch About the diameter of a US quarter
25mm 0.984″ 1 Inch

FromĀ Artbeads.com

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