Most starter piercings are usually either 14 or 16 gauge, although some may go as large as 12 or as small as 18. The thing to keep in mind is that in most cases, larger gauges are going to be your best option.Is 16 gauge bigger then 14 gauge?
Just remember that the lower the gauge number, the thicker the wire. 16 gauge is thinner than 14 gauge, which is thinner than 12 gauge.What is the Maximum amps for 16 gauge wire?
16-Gauge Cords: Any 16-gauge cord between 0 and 100 feet long will adequately handle tool loads up to 10 amps . 14-Gauge Cords: Any 14-gauge cord between 0 and 50 feet long will adequately handle loads between 10 and 15 amps .