Dies and punches

How to calculate the size of punches

what dose 7/32 10/32 16/32 sizes means

what dose 32 stands for


7/32 indicate the size of round shape solid dosage form.
First we have to divide 7 number with 32 and convert the value with 25.4 conversion factor we will getting results 5.56 mm.
Same manner 10/32 = 7.934 mm
Same manner 16/32 = 12.5 mm


You may take stainless steel scale of 30 cm … check it scale’s back … all of queries may be cleared …

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