Gauge Decimal Equivalent Chart

GAUGE
no.

Non-Ferrous
Brown & Sharp

Steel Sheets
(Uncoated)
Based on .2833 lb./cu. in density

Strip & Tubing
Birmingham or Stubs

lbs./Sq. ft.
1100,6061
Aluminum

Gauge Decimal

lbs./Sq. ft.
Alloy 260
Brass

Gauge
Decimal

lbs./Sq. ft.
Steel Strip

Gauge Decimal

lbs./Sq. ft.
Steel Strip

000000

 -

  .5800

-

-

-

-

-

00000

-

  .5165

-

-

-

  .500

  20.40

0000

-

  .4600

-

-

-

  .454

  18.52

000

-

  .4096

-

-

-

  .425

  17.34

00

-

  .3648

-

-

-

  .380

  15.50

0

-

  .3249

-

-

-

  .340

  13.87

1

-

  .2893

-

-

-

  .300

  12.24

2

-

  .2576

-

-

-

  .284

  11.59

3

-

  .2294

-

.2391

9.754

  .259

  10.57

4

-

  .2043

-

.2242

9.146

  .238

  9.710

5

-

  .1819

-

.2092

8.534

  .220

  8.975

6

  2.286

  .1620

  7.185

.1943

7.926

  .203

  8.281

7

  2.036

  .1443

  6.400

.1793

7.315

  .180

  7.343

8

  1.813

  .1285

  5.699

.1644

6.707

  .165

  6.731

9

  1.614

  .1144

  5.074

.1495

6.099

  .148

  6.038

10

  1.438

  .1019

  4.520

.1345

5.487

  .134

  5.467

11

  1.280

  .0907

  4.023

.1196

4.879

  .120

  4.895

12

  1.140

  .0808

  3.584

.1046

4.267

  .109

  4.447

13

  1.016

  .0720

  3.193

.0897

3.659

  .095

  3.876

14

  .905

  .0641

  2.843

.0747

3.047

  .083

  3.386

15

  .806

  .0571

  2.532

.0673

2.746

  .072

  2.937

16

  .717

  .0508

  2.253

.0598

2.440

  .065

  2.652

17

  .639

  .0453

  2.009

.0538

2.195

  .058

  2.366

18

  .569

  .0403

  1.787

.0478

1.950

  .049

  1.999

19

  .507

  .0359

  1.592

.0418

1.705

  .042

  1.713

20

  .452

  .0320

  1.419

.0359

1.465

  .035

  1.428

21

  .402

  .0285

  1.264

.0329

1.342

  .032

  1.305

22

  .357

  .0253

  1.122

.0299

1.220

  .028

  1.142

23

  .319

  .0226

  1.002

.0269

1.097

  .025

  1.020

24

  .284

  .0201

  .892

.0239

.975

  .022

  .898

25

  .253

  .0179

  .794

.0209

.853

  .020

  .816

26

  .224

  .0159

  .705

.0179

.730

  .018

  .734

27

  .200

  .0142

  .630

.0164

.669

  .016

  .653

28

  .178

  .0126

  .559

.0149

.608

  .014

  .571

29

  .160

  .0113

  .501

.0135

.551

  .013

  .530

30

  .141

  .0100

  .444

.0120

.490

  .012

  .490

31

  .126

  .0089

  .395

.0105

.428

  .010

  .408

32

  .113

  .0080

  .355

.0097

.396

  .009

  .367

33

  .100

  .0071

  .315

.0090

.367

  .008

  .326

34

  .089

  .0063

  .279

.0082

.335

  .007

  .286

35

-

  .0056

  .248

.0075

.306

  .005

  .204

36

-

  .0050

  .222

.0067

.273

  .004

  .163

37

-

  .0045

  .200

.0064

.261

-

-

38

-

  .0040

  .177

.0060

.245

-

-