How to Calculate Shape Factor?
Shape Factor calculator uses Shape Factor = (Length of Casting+Width of Casting)/Average Thickness of Section to calculate the Shape Factor, Shape Factor is defined as the ratio of the length and width to the thickness of a casting. Shape Factor is denoted by SF symbol.
How to calculate Shape Factor using this online calculator? To use this online calculator for Shape Factor, enter Length of Casting (LC), Width of Casting (WC) & Average Thickness of Section (TC) and hit the calculate button. Here is how the Shape Factor calculation can be explained with given input values -> 3.434884 = (6.45+8.32)/4.3.