How do I go from... lb/ft3 --> g/cm3 ???

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How do I go from... lb/ft3 --> g/cm3 ???

Postby BambooBluez » Fri Aug 29, 2008 9:11 am

Thank You in advance.
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Re: How do I go from... lb/ft3 --> g/cm3 ???

Postby Guest » Fri Aug 29, 2008 5:36 pm

BambooBluez wrote:Thank You in advance.


A) Look up the composite conversion in a reference like NIST SP 811, or use the calculator here.

B) Go "Back to Basics:"

1 lb/ft³ x 453.59237 g/lb x (1 ft/30.48 cm)³ = 0.016018 g/cm³

The reciprocal gives 1 g/cm³ = 62.428 lb/ft³
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