The weight of a cubic inch of steel is approximately 0.2904 pound. There are several different types of steel.Continue Reading
Carbon steel is a steel alloy comprised mainly of iron and carbon. Manganese, silicon and copper may also be present in small amounts, but they do not affect the properties of the steel.
Stainless steel consists of iron and chromium. It is very strong and features corrosion resistance and a smooth finish. A film of chromium oxide on the surface of stainless steel protects it from oxidation, which causes corrosion. Stainless steel can take the form of austenitic stainless steel (used for cookware, food and beverage equipment and industrial applications), ferritic stainless steel (used for furnaces, automotive exhaust systems and appliances) and martensitic stainless steel (used for cutlery, sports knives and tools).Learn more about Measurements
Mass and weight are related in that mass is an important factor in calculating weight, but they are not alike. Mass is the amount of material present in any object, while weight is the measurement of the force with which gravity acts upon the object.Full Answer >
To calculate the pounds per square inch (psi) from the compression ratio, one needs the compression ratio and the atmospheric pressure measurement. Then, the first number in the compression ratio is multiplied by the atmospheric pressure, then divided by the second number in the ratio.Full Answer >
The equivalent of 185 centimeters is 6 feet 0.83 inch. One can also express a length of 185 centimeters as 72.83 inches. The centimeter is a unit of length in the metric system of measurement, while feet and inches are units of measurement in the imperial system of measurement.Full Answer >
Doing a simple conversion, 13 millimeters is equal to 0.51181 inch, about half an inch. If this is compared to real-life objects, this is the same size as a small marble of the kind that kids play with.Full Answer >