What is the width of a 150 gauge bracelet?

For anyone who knows jewelry, how would you describe a gauge? A width of a chain? I am getting into buying sterling silver but am trying to figure out the width in millimeters. Thanks. 

1 Answer

  • 6 days ago

    1.5 millimeters.  Very, very tiny.  Chains come in numerous sizes, numerous widths and they have links, not generally solid pieces.  For a cuff bracelet, you would use a sheet of silver, cut it, pattern, shape it, etc.  You wouldn't even notice a 150 gauge bracelet, made of silver wire.

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