Use a standard calculator to convert cubic inches to cubic centimeters by multiplying the measurement in inches by 16.387064. Alternately, an online calculator designed for imperial to metric conversions can be used, such as those at The Calculator Site.
Cubic inches are the expression of the volume of a three-dimensional object. For typical square or rectangular areas, multiple the length of each side in inches, according to Math.com.
The formula for calculating cubic inches depends on the geometric shape. For example, the formula for the volume of a rectangular solid is length x width x height, while the formula for a pyramid is (1/3) x base x height, according to Math.com.
A cubic foot is equal to 1,728 cubic inches. A cubic inch is equivalent to a volume that is 1 inch long by 1 inch wide by 1 inch deep.
The weight of a cubic inch of steel is approximately 0.2904 pound. There are several different types of steel.
One cubic inch of aluminum weighs 1.56 ounces. The metal sinks in water, but it is still relatively lightweight. The density of aluminum is 2.7 grams per milliliter. Aluminum is used as a metal foil, a conductor of electricity and in the construction of airplane fuselag...
A 6.0-liter engine displacement converts to 366 cubic inches. For automotive purposes, cylinder volume unit conversions are rounded. A more exact conversion would be 366.1439.