DetailsInsect Entomology Pins # 5 pk of 100
Coated black enameled spring steel insect pins with very fine points. These pins have well formed large golden heads for better grip and hold better to the shaft. Pack of 100.
Size: # 5
The list below is a rough guideline based on recommendations from curators. Use as large a pin as you can that won't damage the specimen since it will be easier to handle. If you are mounting a range of insect sizes, we recommend you buy several sizes to ensure best results.
- Pin # 000 - Houseflies, Ants
- Pin # 00, 0 - Honeybees, Spiders
- Pin # 0, 1, 2 - Butterflies, Moths
- Pin # 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 - Beetles, Scorpions
Measurements are approximate.