Capsule Sizes

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Capsule Sizes

Whilst Nutraceuticals Group Europe does not provide hard-capsules, many of our products are suitable for hard-cap dosing. The diagrams and tables below detail the dimensions of various sizes of capsule, and the capacity they allow.

For more information about the data below, or any other technical queries regarding the various herbals, aminos and vitamins suitable for hard capsules, please do not hesitate in contacting one of our friendly staff.

Capsule Dimensions 

 

Closed

Body

Cap

Size

Length (mm)

Length (mm)

Diameter (mm)

Length (mm)

Diameter (mm)

000

26.0

21.8

 9.6

12.8

 9.9

00

23.4

20.1

 8.2

11.8

 8.6

0

21.5

18.4

 7.3

10.8

 7.6

1

19.4

16.3

 6.6

9.8

 7.0

2

17.6

15.1

 6.1

8.8

 6.4

3

15.7

13.4

 5.6

8.0

 5.8

4

14.3

12.1

 5.1

7.1

 5.3

Tol.

± 0.30

± 0.35

-

± 0.35

-

 

Capsule Volume / Mass Capacity

 

 

 

Empty Capsule Capacity and Mass

Size

Capacity 
(ml)

Mass
(mg)

000

1.37

158 ± 10

00

0.95

123 ± 7

0

0.68

99 ± 6

1

0.48

76 ± 5

2

0.36

61 ± 4

3

0.27

48 ± 3

4

0.20

38 ± 3

 
Mass Capacity by Powder Density
 

Mass (mg)

Size

0.6 g/ml

0.8 g/ml

1.0 g/ml

1.2 g/ml

000

822

1096

 1370

1644

00

570

760

 950

1140

0

408

544

 680

816

1

288

384

 480

576

2

216

288

 360

432

3

162

216

 270

324

4

120

160

 200

240

 

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