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WEIGHTS
OF COMMON MATERIALS

CAUTIONARY NOTE: The following should be considered "rule of thumb" approximations as conditions can vary greatly due to unknowns.

(approximate pounds/cubic foot)

Wood
oak 54
pine 34
walnut 41

 

Metals
aluminum 165
brass 535
copper 560
iron 480
lead 710
steel 490

 

Masonry
brick 128
concrete 144
concrete (reinf.) 150
marble 169
stone 158

 

Liquids
alcohol 49
gasoline 42
oil 58
water 62

 

Miscellaneous
clay 120
earth, loose 94
glass 160
ice 58
mud 102
sand, wet 128
tar 75

See also:

Handy Formulas for Weights of Commonly Lifted Items
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