Definition of standard wire gauge in English:

standard wire gauge

noun

    • ‘The drilled holes are a little larger than standard wire gauges, but all the holes are through-plated for longevity.’
    • ‘Wires are available in standard wire gauges from 10 swg to 32 swg.’
    • ‘It comes with three tips that adapt to standard wire gauges and wrap diameters.’
    • ‘Wires come in standard wire gauges (S.W.G.) where the smaller the diameter of the wire the bigger the SWG. e.g 22 swg has a smaller diameter than 16 swg.’
    • ‘Numbers stamped beside the grooves on most strippers coincide with standard wire gauges.’