DIM Weight Calculator
What is DIM Weight?
Air Shipments: 194 cubic inches per pound
Example: L x W x H (in inches) / 194= Dimensional Weight in pounds
48x48x60=138,240 cubic inches / 194 = 712 pounds
Option 1: Utilizing the standard calculation in pounds, & converting to Kg
Example: L x W x H (in inches) / 166= Dimensional Weight in pounds
Pounds / 2.2 = “X” Kg
Example: 48x48x60= 138,240 cubic inches / 166 = 832 pounds, 832 pounds = 378 kg
Option 2: Utilizing the calculation for metric (Centimeters and kg) & Converting to pounds 6,000 cubic centimeters per kg
Example: L x W x H (in centimeters) / 6000 = Dimensional Weight in Kg
Example: 122 cm x 122 cm x 152 cm = 2,262,368 / 6,000 kg = 377 kg 377 kg = 832 lbs
Deciding Between DIM or Actual
DIM Weight = 500 pounds / Actual Weight= 600 pounds
You would rate the actual number because it is greater between the two.
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