Size & Converting Chart

Those charts are to give you an ideal of size you may need. To view chart you may need to adjust text size. To convert the gauge sizes to millimeter sizes, inch sizes to millimeter sizes, please view Sizes Converting Chart.

Plugs, Eyelets, and Tapers Size Chart
Flesh Tunnels, Plugs and Tapers Size Chart

Sizes Converting Chart

Use the following converting size table to determine the actual millimeter gauge size of all our ear gauges. Pay special attention to the 000 gauge and 7/16" gauge which appear to be the same millimeter size on our product pages, but are actually 10mm and 11mm.

Gauge Sizes Millimeter Sizes
20 gauge 0.8mm
18 gauge 1.0mm
16 gauge 1.2mm
14 gauge 1.6mm
12 gauge 2.0mm
10 gauge 2.5mm
8 gauge 3.0mm
6 gauge 4.0mm
4 gauge 5.0mm
2 gauge 6.0mm
0 gauge 8.0mm
00 gauge 9.0mm
000 gauge 10.0mm
Inch Sizes Millimeter Sizes
1/4" 6mm
5/16" 8mm
11/32" 9mm
3/8" 10mm
7/16" 11mm
1/2" 12mm
9/16" 14mm
5/8" 16mm
3/4" 19mm
7/8"  22mm
1" 25mm
1-1/8" 29mm
1-1/4" 32mm
1-3/8'  35mm
1-1/2" 38mm
1- 5/8" 41mm
1-3/4" 44mm
1- 7/8" 48mm
2" 51mm