Pound per cubic foot conversions

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The pound per cubic foot conversion selector on this page selects the density measurement unit to convert to starting from pounds per cubic foot (lb/cu ft). To make a conversion starting from a unit of density other than pound per cubic foot, simply click on the "Reset" button.

What is pound per cubic foot?

The pound per cubic foot is a unit of density equal to 16.01846 kilograms per cubic meter (1 lb/cu ft = 16.01846 kg/m3), the derived unit of density in the International System of Units (SI). It is also equal to 0.01601846 kilograms per cubic decimeter (kg/dm3), or 16.01846 grams per cubic decimeter (g/dm3), or 0.01601846 grams per cubic centimeter (g/cm3), or 0.01601846 kilograms per liter (kg/L), or 16.01846 grams per liter (g/L) or 0.01601846 grams per milliliter (g/mL).

The density of a material expresses the mass of the material per unit of volume. Thus, the pounds per cubic foot (or pounds/cubic foot) show how many pounds of material are in a volume of one cubic foot. The pound (or international avoirdupois pound) is a unit of mass in the Imperial and US customary systems of units while the cubic foot is a unit of volume in the Imperial and US customary systems of units.

Symbol:

lb/cu ft

Plural:

pounds per cubic foot

Pound per cubic foot conversions: quick access

A list with conversions from pounds per cubic foot to other (metric, imperial, or customary) density measurement units is displayed below.