Some of us are having problems and confusing moments how to determine the size of beads and since a lot have been asking for the link, we have decided to share the video on how to use a brass caliper for measuring beads.
In case you don’t have a caliper, here are some steps on how to measure beads using your ruler and a string or thread.
- String in 10 beads, making sure that the beads are tightly stringed or packed together.
- Using your ruler, lay the beads flat on the centimeter side and start measuring from zero.
- Then divide whatever measurement you would get by 10 and the answer would be the size of the beads. For example, you have 15mm of 10 beads, 15mm / 10 is equal to 1.5mm which is the size of the beads.
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