Barrel Weave is easy enough for a beginner and uses all the same round ring sizes as Byzantine.
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These are the ring sizes we recommend for Barrel Weave. Multiply the rpi (rings per inch) figure by the number of inches of chain you want to make, then use the Rings pulldown at the top of the page to order them.
|Barrel Weave, Round 12g||RD||12||7.000||10|
|Barrel Weave, Round 14g||RD||14||5.500||13|
|Barrel Weave, Round 16g||RD||16||4.500||16|
|Barrel Weave, Round 18g||RD||18||3.500||19|
|Barrel Weave, Round 20g||RD||20||2.750||25|
|Barrel Weave, Round 22g||RD||22||2.250||31|
|Barrel Weave, Round 24g||RD||24||1.750||40|
|Barrel Weave, Square 16g||SQ||16||5.500||16|
|Barrel Weave, Square 18g||SQ||18||4.250||19|
|Barrel Weave, Square 20g||SQ||20||3.250||26|
As with all of our work, we invite you to make and sell as many of everything as you like, but ask that you don't publish our instructions or ring sizes.