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How to Calculate the Ton Capacity of a Truck?

To calculate the ton capacity of a truck, you will need to know the capacity of your truck in cubic meters.

Once you have your number, just divide it by 35. This will give you your tonnage.

For example, if your truck is 60 cubic feet, then 60 divided by 35 is 1.714 tons.

Step by Step Guide to Calculate the Volume of Truck:

If you are unsure how to calculate the volume of your truck, see our step-by-step guide below:

  1. Measure the truck length from the back wall to the front wall and record in feet.
  2. Measure the truck width from side wall to side wall and record it in feet.
  3. Measure the height of your truck from floor to ceiling and record it in feet.
  4. Multiply each measurement together (length x width x height) to determine total cubic feet

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