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FREIGHT CLASSIFICATIONS

L X W X H (INCHES) ÷ 1728 (CUBIC FEET)
LBS ÷ CUBIC FEET = DENSITY (POUNDS PER CUBIC FEET AND/OR PCF)EXAMPLE:
40" X 48" X 54" = 103,680"
103,680" ÷ 1728 = 60 CUBIC FEET
300 LBS ÷ 60 CUBIC FEET = 5 POUNDS PER CUBIC FEET (PCF)
CLASS 150

PCF
     
CLASS
LESS THAN 1
 
400
 1 BUT LESS THAN 2
 
300
 2 BUT LESS THAN 4
 
250
 4 BUT LESS THAN 6
 
150
 6 BUT LESS THAN 8
 
125
 8 BUT LESS THAN 10
 
100
10 BUT LESS THAN 12
 
92.5
12 BUT LESS THAN 15
 
85
15 OR GREATER
 
70

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NMFC # 156950 CHANNEL MOULDING
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