# Weight Calculator for UPN U-Channels

Here BIT provides you with the Weight Calculator for UPN U-Channels and UPN U-Channels Weight Formula. Maybe you’d like to browse our page about profile bending to learn about the ways metal sections can be bent and the various bending processes. The video on the right is BIT’s PBH section bending machine for steel profile bending, which is also called a profile bending machine.

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Weight Calculator in Kg

## UPN Channels Weight Calculator

Enter your values in the fields below:

Result:

Weight per meter: kg/m

Total weight: kg

## How to Calculate the Weight of UPN Channels

To determine the weight of a UPN (European standard channels) profile, you’ll need to follow these steps:

1. Input Profile Dimensions: Enter the dimensions of the UPN channel, including height, width, and thickness.
2. Calculate Volume: Use the formula V=(W×L×T)+2×((HTL×T) to calculate the volume, where:
• V is the volume
• W is the width of the UPN channel
• L is the length of the UPN channel
• H is the height of the UPN channel
• T is the thickness of the UPN channel
3. Determine Weight: Multiply the calculated volume by the density of the material used (typically in kg/m³) to obtain the weight.

### Example Calculation

Let’s take an example of a UPN channel made of mild steel:

• Length: 2.5m
• Width: 0.15m
• Height: 0.08m
• Thickness: 0.012m

Using a density of 7850 kg/m³ for mild steel, we convert the dimensions into meters.

Here’s how the calculation works:

Volume=(0.15×2.5×0.012)+2×((0.08−0.012)×2.5×0.012)

Volume=0.0051m3

Multiplying the volume by the density yields a weight of 40.035 kg or 88.31 lbs.

### Start Calculating

Use the UPN weight calculator below to input your UPN channel dimensions and instantly calculate its weight.