Precision Straight Body Piercing Needles — Price Per Box

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Select piercing needles have expired or are nearing expiration. These needles are new and unopened, but must be re-sterilized prior to use once they expire or can be used for practice. Please see the table featured in the listing for details.
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SKU PT-100-130-box
Weight 0.069200
Brand Precision Needles
Material 316L ASTM F-138 Implant Grade Stainless Steel
One Box of Sterilized Straight Piercing Needles by Precision — Sizes 20g up to 4g in Varying Lengths

Supply your shop with the most durable, precise piercing needles by Precision. Precision Piercing Needles are sterilized using Ethylene Oxide (EO) gas. Each tri-beveled needle comes sterilized and pre-packaged in a pouch. These piercing needles come in box sizes of 100, 50 or 25 per gauge, depending on the gauge you select from the drop-down menu. The chart below outlines the gauge, inner diameter, thickness of the tube, and the number of needles per box. Most gauges come in several different lengths: 25mm (1"), 38mm (1-1/2"), 48mm (1-7/8"), 75mm (3"). Choose the gauge and length that best suit your piercing needs.

Expiration Dates:

Needle Gauge Expiration Dates
8g 38mm (PT-125) 10/2017
9g 48mm (PT-183) 06/2018

  • Needle Gauge Options: 20g up to 4g
  • Needle Length Options: 25mm (~1"), 38mm (~1-1/2"), 48mm (~1-7/8"), or 75mm (~3")
  • Needle Type: Straight
  • Material: 316L ASTM Stainless Steel
  • Ethylene oxide gas (EO) Sterilized
  • Each individual needle is packaged in a sterilized pouch
  • Box size depends on gauge; 100, 50, 25 or 20 needles per box
Check out for all your piercing needles in one location. Alternatively, if you're looking to try out these piercing needles or just need a few of one size, you can check out for individual piercing needles.

Piercing Needle by Gauge Chart:

Gauge (Outer Diameter) Inner Diameter Thickness of Tube Number of Needles Per Box
20g~0.8mm 0.43mm 0.18mm Box of 100
19g~0.88mm  0.52mm 0.18mm Box of 100
18g~1.03mm 0.67mm 0.18mm Box of 100
17g~1.13mm 0.77mm 0.18mm Box of 100
16g~1.26mm 0.90mm 0.18mm Box of 100
15g~1.46mm 1.10mm 0.18mm Box of 100
14g~1.62mm 1.26mm 0.18mm Box of 100
13g~1.82mm 1.46mm 0.18mm Box of 100
12g~2.10mm 1.70mm 0.20mm Box of 100
11g~2.38mm 1.98mm 0.20mm Box of 50
10g~2.76mm 2.36mm 0.20mm Box of 50
9g~3.05mm 2.71mm 0.20mm Box of 50
8g~3.36mm 2.96mm 0.20mm Box of 50 
6g~4.20mm 3.70mm  0.25mm  Box of 25 
 4g~5.0mm 4.50mm 0.25mm Box of 20
Size Table

Standard Body Jewelry Measurements

The following webchart is a quick reference guide for standard body jewelry measurements and how to measure basic body jewelry. Please print this webchart to help measure your body jewelry accurately.

Size Reference Chart

Visit our PainfulPleasures Infocenter for additional body jewelry information. There, you will find detailed articles on standard body jewelry sizes, how to measure body jewelry, basic body jewelry, and more.

Standard Body Jewelry Threading

Ensure compatibility between standard (non-custom) PainfulPleasures body jewelry parts using the tables below. More information on threading, including custom thread patterns, can be found in our Threading Infocenter article.

Internally threaded jewelry has a threaded post on the top and/or end, which is then inserted into a threaded hole in the barbell shaft.

Internal Thread Patterns by Gauge


18g, 16g

14g, 12g


Internal Thread Pattern

0.8mm or 0.9mm



Externally threaded jewelry has a threaded post on the barbell shaft, which is then inserted into a threaded hole in the top and/or end.

External Thread Patterns by Gauge


18g, 16g

14g, 12g, 10g

External Thread Pattern



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