The length of the barbell can range from 28-55mm in length depending on how far apart the piercing holes are located on your ear and of course by how large your ear is. The angle of the piercings and distance between the piercings will determine if a barbell industrial piercing is a good selection for you personally.
Moreover, what size bar is used for industrial piercing?
Standard piercing sizes
|Piercing||Standard Gauge||Standard Length|
|Industrial Barbell||14G (16G is also commonly used)||1 1/2″ (varies)|
|Labret Lip Rings||14G or 16G||1/4″ , 5/16″, and 3/8″|
|Monroe Piercing||16G||1/4″ , 5/16″ and 3/8″|
|Nipple Piercing||14G||3/8″ , 1/2″, 9/16″|
Just so, can you put a 14g in a 16G?
14g jewelry is larger than 16g jewelry, but you might be able to fit it. Yes, you can stretch you piercing to a 14g just make sure that the jewelry that you‘re buying is suitable for a freshly stretching piercing.
Are all industrial bars the same size?
The barbell piercing worn in the ear cartilage goes by a few different names : The barbell is called an industrial barbell, construction bar, or industrial project bar. Sizing of these bars varies depending on the person, because everybody’s ears are a different size.
Industrial piercings look absolutely awesome, but you have to take very good care of them. Cartilage piercings generally take longer to heal, and an industrial is two piercings rather than one.