This page was made to help you with the weight of your old X-rays film, it can be done by measure your films, the following tabs will be a calculator of your films you need to purge, the information is only an estimate weight, sometimes the thickness of the film is different than the others film.
|Dimensions of your Film – Stacks by feet /inches|
|Description||Stack height||Total weight we estimate|
|Films in jackets||1 Feet Tall||80-110 lbs|
|Films out of jackets||1 Feet tall||100-130 lbs|
|Films in jackets||2 Feet tall||160-220 lbs|
|Films out of jackets||2 feet tall||200-260 lbs|
|Films in jackets||4 Ft tall||320-440 Lbs|
|Films out of the jackets||4 Ft tall||400-520 lbs|
|Films in jackets||6 Feet Tall||480-660 lbs|
|Films out of jackets||6 Feet tall||600-780 lbs|
|individual X-Ray films weights estimate(sheets)|
|Films size||Films per Lb|
|14X11 Inches||19 films for a Lb|
|14X17 Inches||12 films for a Lb|
|10X8 Inches||35 films for a Lb|
|10X12 Inches||23 films for a Lb|
|17X7||25 films for a Lb|
|14X36 (Spine x-ray film)||7 films for a Lb|
|Boxes types and weights|
|Banker box||Films out of jackets||50-80 lbs|
|Banker box||Films in jackets||40-60 Lbs|
|Standard x-ray films box (6″ thick)||Films in jackets||25-40 Lbs|
|Standard x-ray films box (6″ thick)||Films out of jackets||40-60 Lbs|
All of the information above is only an Estimate weights, we in B.W. Recycling, Inc are not responsible for any weights difference between the weights we describe to the weights of the actual films you have for disposal, sometimes the year of the films or the origin of film manufacture or the type will affect the weights we described.
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