Convert Cubic Yards (yd³) to Cubic Inches (in³) | yd³ in in³

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# Let's convert Cubic Yards (yd³) to Cubic Inches (in³)

This quick and easy calculator will convert Cubic Yards (yd³) to Cubic Inches (in³) and show formula, brief history on the units and quick maths for the conversion.

## Quick Reference for Converting Cubic Yards to Cubic Inches

Formula
in³ = yd³ x 46656.01
Quick Rough Maths
To get the Cubic Inches, multiply the number of Cubic Yards by 46.7 thousand
Cubic Yards (yd³) in 1 Cubic Inch
There are 0 Cubic Yards in 1 Cubic Inch
Cubic Inches (in³) in 1 Cubic Yard
There are 46656.01 Cubic Inches in 1 Cubic Yard

## Unit Information

Cubic Yard
/ˈkjuːbɪk jɑːd/
Symbol: yd³
Unit System: Imperial

### What is the Cubic Yard?

The cubic yard is a unit of volume derived from the imperial system of units. It uses the symbol yd³.

It equals the volume of a cube with edges that each measure 1 yard. It is equivalent to 27 ft³, 46656 in³ or ≈ 0.764554 m³.

The yard (and derivatives like the cubic yard for example) are the same in both the imperial systems and US customary systems so require less conversion systems to calculate / convert to SI or metric.

Cubic Inch
/ˈkjuːbɪk ɪn(t)ʃ/
Symbol: in³
Unit System: Imperial

### What is the Cubic Inch?

The cubic inch is a unit of volume derived from the imperial unit system and uses the symbol in³.

1 cubic inch is defined as equal to the volume of a cube with edges measuring 1 in. It is equivalent in volume to 16.387 ml, 1/231 US gallons and 1/1728 ft³.

Common uses for cubic inches include quantifying the size of electrical boxes and in the automotive industry for measuring engine displacement. The 5th generation Ford Mustang ran on a Boss 302 which was a 302 in³ engine (5.0L).

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