The main thing to remember with wire gauge is that the larger the gauge, the smaller the size. There are 31. Weight Conversions 1 ounce oz 28. Measurements Q: Smaller quantities will be exact; you can expect a bag marked "1 dozen" to contain exactly 1 dozen pieces. Most findings are packaged by weight.
Are the beads measured any special way? Partial masses are not available at the mass price. What are "findings"? The troy ounce originated in the Middle Ages, in Troyes, France, and became the traditional unit for weighing precious metals. Quick References for Round Beads Typical Number of Round Beads per Strand Size 16" strand 20" strand 24" strand 36" strand 3mm 136 169 203 305 4mm 102 127 153 229 5mm 81 102 122 183 6mm 67 85 102 152 8mm 50 64 76 114 10mm 40 51 61 92 12mm 33 42 51 76 Findings Q: What is a mass?
This means top-drilled beads hearts, crosses, etc. Wire Gauge also used for Sheet Q: Other Units of Measure For a complete list and description of all units of measure used in our catalog and online store, see: Generally, our beads are measured HxWxT, as strung unless otherwise noted.
It is the standard unit of measure for many glass bead manufacturers. A mass is 1,200 beads of a single style and color. The majority of our precious metal sheet and wire are cut by hand, so you may receive a bit over or under the number of troy ounces that you order, but rest assured, we do a final verification of the weight, and charge for the actual amount that is shipped to you.
When full masses are backordered, they are generally shipped in 3 to 6 weeks. Typical Number of Round Beads per Strand. In other words, the given measurement is taken with the bead threaded along a horizontal string, then listed as height by width by thickness.
What is a gross? Mass discounts are available for 1,200 of one color of one bead not for assortments. Although we use very accurate counting scales and trays, small variations in each item mean the actual count might vary slightly over or under the marked quantity. Weight Conversions.
General Definitions Define: Since little or no repackaging is needed, we can offer a substantial discount for masses of many Czech beads.