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Heel heights measurements in the centre of the heel are always lower than if measured at the back. The table below shows the REAL heights of various heel types if measured at the centre and measured at the back.

Heel type Height at
the centre
Height at
the back
110 3.3" / 85mm 3.75" / 100mm
90S 3.2" / 80mm 3.5" / 90mm
90R 3.2" / 80mm 3.5" / 90mm
90B (should be called 80B) 3" / 75mm 3.2" / 85mm
80R 3" / 75mm 3.2" / 85mm
80S 3" / 75mm 3.2" / 85mm
70R 2.5" / 60mm 2.8" / 70mm
70S 2.5" / 60mm 2.8" / 70mm
70B 2.5" / 60mm 2.8" / 70mm
50N 2" / 50mm 2.3" / 55mm
50R 1.75" / 45mm 2" / 50mm
45 1.75" / 45mm 2" / 50mm

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