316L ASTM F-138 Implant Grade Stainless Steel
Plated Base Metal
Age Warning: This Item is Not Intended for Use by Children Under the Age of 14!
Suitable Piercing Locations:
Suitable Piercing Types:
Belly Button|Navel|Conch|Inner Conch|Outer Conch|Cartilage|Tragus
Starfish conch earring. One Captive Ring with one 9mm dimpled starfish shaped captive ball closure. Starfish captive ball is made from silver plated base metal. Captive Rings make great cartilage earrings, earrings for ear lobe, nose rings, eyebrow rings, tragus earrings, septum rings and more. Starfish style captive bead faces to the side. May not be suitable for nipple piercings.This item is sold individually, not in pairs! Photo enlarged to show detail.
This 316L Surgical Stainless Steel captive ring is available in 20 gauge, 18 gauge, 16 gauge and in 3/8 inch (10mm), 7/16 inch (11mm), 1/2 inch (12mm), 5/8 inch (16mm) inner diameters. Inner diameter is measured in a straight line across the inside of the ring.
Captive rings are also known as ball closure rings. The ball is held in by pressure and hoop must be opened slightly to get ball out. Here is a link to our Captive Ring Instructions for Use
if you are not familiar with how captive rings work. Some of the heavier gauge captive rings (14 gauge and higher) may require a tool to get them opened to remove the ball. Here is a link to our Captive Ring Tools and Pliers
This item is suitable for starfish cartilage earrings, 20 gauge earrings, 18 gauge earrings, 16 gauge earrings, cartilage hoops, helix piercings, tragus hoops, conch piercings, eyebrow hoops, and 16 gauge belly hoops.