Materials Unit Weight

Specific Gravity & Weight Per Cubic Foot:

Material Specific Gravity  lb. per cft-

 

Arsenic 5.67 354
Ash wood, white, dry 0.67 42
Ashes 0.66 41
Aspen wood 0.42 26
Asphalt, crushed 0.72 45

 

 Basalt, broken 1.96 122
Basalt, solid 3.01 188
Bentonite 0.59 37
Brick, common red 1.92 120
Brick, fire clay 2.40 150
Brick, silica 2.05 128
Brick, chrome 2.80 175
Brick, magnesia 2.56 160
Cement, Portland 3.15 94
Cement, mortar 2.16 135
Cement, slurry 1.44 90
Cherry wood, dry 0.56 35
Chestnut wood, dry 0.48 30
Chloroform 1.52 95
Clay, dry excavated 1.09 68
Clay, wet excavated 1.83 114
Clay, dry lump 1.07 67
Clay, fire 1.36 85
Clay, wet lump 1.60 100
Clay, compacted 1.75 109
Coal, Anthracite, solid 1.51 94
Coal, Anthracite, broken 1.11 69
Coal, Bituminous, solid 1.35 84
Coal, Bituminous, broken 0.83 52
Concrete, Asphalt 2.24 140
Concrete, Gravel 2.40 150
Concrete, Limestone w/Portland 2.37 148
Copper, cast 8.69 542
Copper, rolled 8.91 556
Copper sulfate, ground 3.60 225

 

Earth, loam, dry, excavated 1.25 78
Earth, moist, excavated 1.44 90
Earth, wet, excavated 1.60 100
Earth, dense 2.00 125
Earth, soft loose mud 1.73 108
Earth, packed 1.52 95
Earth, Fullers, raw 0.67 42
Ebony wood 0.96 60
Glass, window 2.58 161
Glue, animal, flaked 0.56 35
Glue, vegetable, powdered 0.64 40
Gold, pure 24Kt 19.29 1204
Granite, solid 2.69 168
Granite, broken 1.65 103
Gravel, loose, dry 1.52 95
Gravel, w/sand, natural 1.92 120
Gravel, dry 1/4 to 2 inch 1.68 105
Gravel, wet 1/4 to 2 inch 2.00 125

 

Ice, solid 0.92 57.4
Ice, crushed 0.59 37
Ilmenite 2.31 144
Iridium 22.16 1383
Iron, cast 7.21 450
Iron, wrought 7.77 485
Iron oxide pigment 0.40 25

 

Kaolin, green crushed 1.03 64
Kaolin, pulverized 0.35 22

 

Lead, rolled 11.39 711
Leather 0.95 59
Lime, quick, fine 1.20 75
Lime, stone, large 2.69 168
Lime, stone, lump 1.54 96
Lime, hydrated 0.48 30
Limestone, solid 2.61 163
Limestone, broken 1.55 97
Limestone, pulverized 1.39 87
Marble, solid 2.56 160
Marble, broken 1.57 98
Mica, solid 2.88 180
Mica, broken 1.60 100
Mortar, wet 2.40 150
Mud, packed 1.91 119
Mud, fluid 1.73 108

 

Pitch 1.15 72
Plaster 0.85 53

 

 Quartz, solid 2.64 165
Quartz, lump 1.55 97
Quartz sand 1.20 75

 

Redwood, California, dry 0.45 28
Rosin 1.07 67
Rubber, caoutchouc 0.95 59
Rubber, manufactured 1.52 95
Rubber, ground scrap 0.48 30
Sand, wet 1.92 120
Sand, wet, packed 2.08 130
Sand, dry 1.60 100
Sand, loose 1.44 90
Sand, rammed 1.68 105
Sand, water filled 1.92 120
Sand w/ Gravel, dry 1.73 108
Sand w/ Gravel, wet 2.00 125
Sandstone, solid 2.32 145
Sandstone, broken 1.51 94
Sawdust 0.27 17
Soda Ash, heavy 0.96 60
Soda Ash, light 0.43 27
Steel, cast 7.85 490
Steel, rolled 7.93 495
Stone, crushed 1.60 100
Tar 1.15 72
Tin, cast 7.36 459

 

Water, pure 1.00 62.4
Water, sea 1.03 64.08

 

 

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