# How many beer cans would fit in a keg?

One keg of beer, also known as a 1/2 barrel, serves 165 12-ounce bottles or cans of beer. This is equal to 6.8 cases of 12 ounce cans or bottles.

### How many cans would I need for 100 sq.ft. of surface area?

First, it depends on the size of the can. Take the measurement of the diameter of the can (how many inches across). Next, figure out how many cans would fit in 1 sq.ft.(12in. x 12in.). For instance, if the can measures 3 in. across then we will be able to fit 4 cans length-wise and 4 cans width-wise. The formula for sq.footage is length x width. 4 x 4 = 16. So 16 cans will…

### How many flattened 12 ounce aluminum cans in one cubic foot and how much would it weigh?

In my research I have found that 160 vertically crushed cans fit in each cubic foot. This is what the typical can crusher, or stomping a standing can, accomplishes. If the horizontal can crusher on the CanPactor from DCI is used, about 106 cans fit in each cubic foot. If you stomp them very flat, or drive over them with a car, while laying down (not you but the can<g>), you get closer to the…

### How many cases of beer can fit in a 53 foot trailer?

The only restriction is the weight - you can't legally gross more than 80,000 lbs. in a tractor-trailer in the United States (without having special permits). An average tractor-trailer unit (sleeper tractor, 53' dry van trailer) weighs about 34,000 lbs, so it can haul about 46,000 lbs. Bottled beer weighs more than canned beer (glass is heavier than aluminum), and bottled beer has heavier packaging than canned beer. What does this mean? On average, a…