TECHNICAL INFORMATION



Substance
(thickness)
European
mm
U.S.A
oz
 
1.2 - 1.4
3 - 4
1.6 - 2.0
4 - 5
2.0 - 2.4
5 - 6
2.4 - 2.8
6 - 7
2.8 - 3.2
7 - 8
3.2 - 3.6
8 - 9
3.6 - 4.0
9 - 10
4.0 - 4.4
10 - 11
Hide Sizes (approx)
ft²
Full Cowhide
45 - 60
Butt (of cowhide)
18 - 25
Shoulder (of cowhide)
8 - 14
Side (½ cowhide)
15 - 30
Goat
3 - 6
Sheep
5 - 10
Pig
8 - 16
Calf
6 - 15






Upholstery hide dimensions:

 

Width
European
mm
Imperial
inch
 
10
3/8"
12
1/2"
15
5/8"
20
3/4"
22
7/8"
25
1"
30
1 1/8"
32
1 1/4"
38
1 1/2"
45
1 3/4"
50
2"

PARTS OF A HIDE

 

sides

       SIDES

 

SHOULDER

belly, full butt

BELLY       FULL BUTT      BELLY

 

 

 

pair of backs

PAIR OF BACKS