TOHO Seed Beads are precision sized and manufactured with a slightly larger hole than other seed beads. This is why they are favoured for advanced bead weaving techniques that require multiple passes of thread through each bead.
Toho translates to "Eastern Treasure" in English. Toho are Japanese Seed Beads that are known for their high quality, precision crafting and uniformity in size.
There are approximately 38 beads per gram. 13 beads a linear inch. Depending on colour and finish.
8/0 measure 3mm in Diameter. The hole fits up to a 18GA wire or stringing material. (0.40inch)