Wire Cloth / Wire Mesh

Market Grade Square Mesh

Market Grade Wire Mesh also commonly known as Standard Wire Mesh is a specific group of regularly used wire cloth in industrial applications. They represent the best balance of mesh count and wire diameter to create the most uniform weave.

Plain
Square
Mesh Per
Inch
Wire
Diameter
(in.)
Wire
Diameter
(mm.)
Opening
Width
(in.)
Opening
Width
(mm.)
Open
Area
(%)
Weight,
Stainless Steel
(lbs./Sq. ft.)
Weight,
Stainless Steel
(kg./sq. m)
2 0.063 1.60 0.437 11.10 76.4 0.517 2.52
3 0.054 1.37 0.279 7.09 70.1 0.573 2.80
4 0.047 1.19 0.203 5.16 65.9 0.582 2.84
5 0.041 1.04 0.159 4.04 63.2 0.554 2.70
6 0.035 0.89 0.132 3.35 62.7 0.486 2.37
8 0.028 0.71 0.097 2.46 60.2 0.415 2.03
10 0.025 0.64 0.075 1.91 56.3 0.416 2.03
12 0.023 0.58 0.060 1.52 51.8 0.426 2.08
14 0.020 0.51 0.051 1.30 51.0 0.376 1.84
15 0.020 0.51 0.047 1.19 49.7 0.405 1.98
16 0.018 0.46 0.045 1.14 50.7 0.348 1.70
20 0.016 0.41 0.034 0.86 46.2 0.347 1.69
24 0.014 0.36 0.028 0.71 44.2 0.321 1.57
30 0.012 0.30 0.021 0.53 40.8 0.297 1.45
35 0.011 0.28 0.018 0.46 37.9 0.293 1.43
40 0.010 0.25 0.015 0.38 36.0 0.279 1.36
60 0.009 0.23 0.011 0.28 30.3 0.287 1.40
60 0.0075 0.191 0.009 0.23 30.5 0.239 1.17
80 0.0055 0.140 0.007 0.18 31.4 0.171 0.83
100 0.0045 0.114 0.0055 0.140 30.3 0.143 0.70
120 0.0037 0.094 0.0046 0.117 30.5 0.103 0.50
150 0.0026 0.066 0.0041 0.104 37.8 0.072 0.35
200 0.0021 0.053 0.0029 0.074 33.6 0.063 0.31
250 0.0016 0.041 0.0024 0.061 36.0 0.043 0.21
270 0.0016 0.041 0.0022 0.056 32.1 0.048 0.23
325 0.0014 0.036 0.0017 0.043 30.5 0.043 0.21
400 0.0011 0.028 0.028 0.036 31.4 0.034 0.17