# 8 Millimeter to Inch

Convert 8 (eight) Millimeters to Inches (mm to in) with our conversion calculator.

8 Millimeters to Inches equals 0.3150 in.

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Convert 8 Millimeters to Inches (mm to in) with our conversion calculator.

8 Millimeters to Inches equals 0.3150 in.

To convert 8 millimeters (mm) to inches, we use the conversion factor that 1 inch is equivalent to 25.4 millimeters. This means that to convert millimeters to inches, you need to divide the number of millimeters by 25.4. So, the calculation for converting 8 mm to inches is as follows:

$$[8 \, \text{mm} \times \frac{1 \, \text{inch}}{25.4 \, \text{mm}} = \frac{8}{25.4} \, \text{inches}]$$

This simply means that when you divide 8 by 25.4, you get the equivalent length in inches. Performing this division gives us:

$$[8 \div 25.4 = 0.31496 \, \text{inches}]$$

This calculation indicates that 8 millimeters is approximately equal to 0.31496 inches. The conversion involves a straightforward division by the conversion factor that relates inches and millimeters. This process is a basic unit conversion that is often required in various fields, including engineering, construction, and everyday scenarios, to ensure compatibility and understanding across different measurement systems used around the world.

### Items That Are 8 mm in Length

• Grains of Rice

• Typically, a grain of rice can be roughly around 8 mm in length. This can vary slightly depending on the type of rice.

• The thickness of some mechanical pencil leads, commonly 0.7 mm in diameter and when broken into pieces, pieces can be roughly 8 mm long.
• A Small Button

• The diameter of a small clothing button can be around 8 mm, used in shirts and baby clothes.
• A Pea

• The diameter of a pea is typically about 8 mm, depending on the variety and maturity.
• USB Type-A Connector Width

• The metal part of a standard USB Type-A connector is approximately 8 mm wide.
• Micro SD Card

• The width of a Micro SD card is exactly 11 mm, but its thickness is approximately 1 mm, which isn't exactly the dimension we're discussing, but interestingly enough, if one were to cut a small piece from its corner, that could be about 8 mm in length.
• Paperclip

• A small-sized paperclip can be bent and measured to around 8 mm in length, specifically referring to one loop of the paperclip.