The Pear Shaped Diamond Weight calculator computes the approximate weight of a Pear-shaped (teardrop shaped) brilliant diamond based on the vertical and horizontal widths, and the depth. Furthermore, the user must enter a thickness factor for the diamond's girdle ranging from: Slightly Thick,Thick,Very Thick, to Extremely Thick. This is used to calculate the weight correction factor.
INSTRUCTIONS: Choose units and enter the following:
Carat Weight (wt): The calculator returns weight of the diamond in carats. However, this can be automatically converted to other weight units (e.g. grams) via the pull-down menu.
The common gem cutsthat are specific to diamonds and diamond cuts including the following: