Plain Weave Wire Mesh Chart

Screen Opening Mesh Square opening mesh, wire dia Open area
Inch Mm Inch Mm  
0.453 Inch 11.506 Mm 2 0.0470 Inch 1.194 Mm 82.1%
0.253 Inch 6.435 Mm 3 0.0800 Inch 2.032 Mm 57.8%
0.187 Inch 4.749 Mm 4 0.0630 Inch 1.600 Mm 56.0%
0.080 Inch 2.032 Mm 10 0.0200 Inch 0.508 Mm 64.0%
0.055 Inch 1.397 Mm 12 0.0280 Inch 0.711 Mm 44.0%
0.054 Inch 1.359 Mm 16 0.0090 Inch 0.228 Mm 73.3%
0.041 Inch 1.041 Mm 20 0.0090 Inch 0.228 Mm 67.2%
0.031 Inch 0.787 Mm 26 0.0075 Inch 0.191 Mm 64.8%
0.026 Inch 0.653 Mm 28 0.0100 Inch 0.254 Mm 51.8%
0.027 Inch 0.681 Mm 30 0.0065 Inch 0.165 Mm 64.8%
0.023 Inch 0.582 Mm 34 0.0065 Inch 0.165 Mm 60.7%
0.021 Inch 0.540 Mm 36 0.0065 Inch 0.165 Mm 58.7%
0.017 Inch 0.437 Mm 44 0.0055 Inch 0.140 Mm 57.5%
0.016 Inch 0.411 Mm 46 0.0055 Inch 0.140 Mm 55.8%
0.016 Inch 0.406 Mm 50 0.0040 Inch 0.102 Mm 64.0%
0.014 Inch 0.348 Mm 52 0.0055 Inch 0.140 Mm 51.0%
0.011 Inch 0.281 Mm 64 0.0045 Inch 0.114 Mm 50.7%
0.011 Inch 0.284 Mm 66 0.0040 Inch 0.102 Mm 54.2%
0.010 Inch 0.251 Mm 72 0.0040 Inch 0.102 Mm 50.7%
0.010 Inch 0.262 Mm 70 0.0040 Inch 0.102 Mm 51.8%
0.008 Inch 0.201 Mm 88 0.0035 Inch 0.089 Mm 47.9%
0.007 Inch 0.180 Mm 90 0.0040 Inch 0.102 Mm 41.0%
0.006 Inch 0.152 Mm 100 0.0040 Inch 0.102 Mm 36.0%
0.005 Inch 0.129 Mm 110 0.0040 Inch 0.102 Mm 31.4%
0.006 Inch 0.145 Mm 120 0.0026 Inch 0.066 Mm 47.3%
0.005 Inch 0.117 Mm 120 0.0037 Inch 0.094 Mm 30.9%
0.006 Inch 0.152 Mm 130 0.0017 Inch 0.043 Mm 60.7%
0.005 Inch 0.119 Mm 145 0.0022 Inch 0.056 Mm 46.4%
0.005 Inch 0.129 Mm 135 0.0023 Inch 0.058 Mm 47.4%
0.004 Inch 0.104 Mm 150 0.0026 Inch 0.066 Mm 37.2%
0.004 Inch 0.094 Mm 150 0.0030 Inch 0.076 Mm 30.4%
0.004 Inch 0.095 Mm 160 0.0025 Inch 0.063 Mm 36.4%
0.004 Inch 0.107 Mm 165 0.0019 Inch 0.048 Mm 47.1%
0.004 Inch 0.112 Mm 180 0.0012 Inch 0.030 Mm 61.5%
0.003 Inch 0.084 Mm 170 0.0026 Inch 0.066 Mm 31.2%
0.003 Inch 0.086 Mm 200 0.0016 Inch 0.041 Mm 46.2%
0.003 Inch 0.074 Mm 230 0.0014 Inch 0.036 Mm 46.0%
0.003 Inch 0.071 Mm 220 0.0017 Inch 0.043 Mm 38.7%
0.003 Inch 0.066 Mm 240 0.0016 Inch 0.040 Mm 38.3%
0.002 Inch 0.061 Mm 250 0.0016 Inch 0.040 Mm 36.0%
0.002 Inch 0.058 Mm 270 0.0014 Inch 0.036 Mm 38.7%
0.002 Inch 0.046 Mm 300 0.0015 Inch 0.038 Mm 30.3%