1. ## box size

this is dumb question but could someone tell me how to figure out cubic feet.

2. L x W x H / 1728

12 x 12 x 12 / 1728 = 1ft^3

Be sure to take the thickness of wood into consideration. So if using standard 3/4" material, and your length is 35", it becomes 34.25" in your equation.

So a 12 x 12 x 12 box is 1ft^3 external, and

- Steve

3. ## Re: box size

Originally Posted by ss3079
L x W x H / 1728

12 x 12 x 12 / 1728 = 1ft^3

Be sure to take the thickness of wood into consideration. So if using standard 3/4" material, and your length is 35", it becomes 34.25" in your equation.

So a 12 x 12 x 12 box is 1ft^3 external, and

- Steve
Wouldn't the measurements turn into 10.5 x 10.5 x 10.5? Don't you count both sides?? Have I been doing it wrong all these years???

4. So then it becomes, .669921875 cuft.

5. ## Re: Re: box size

Originally Posted by Trixter
Wouldn't the measurements turn into 10.5 x 10.5 x 10.5? Don't you count both sides?? Have I been doing it wrong all these years???
Yeah, you're right ... I wasn't thinking

- Steve

6. wheww...that was close...I thought I was loosing it for a min.

7. ## Re: box size

Originally Posted by Trixter
wheww...that was close...I thought I was loosing it for a min.
I can't loose 'it' ... I've never had 'it'

- Steve

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