##### Asked by: Heribert Osel

asked in category: General Last Updated: 14th April, 2020# What is the capacity of my washer?

**capacity washer**between 3.1 and 4.0 cubic feet will let you load in 12 to 16 pounds of laundry, while a larger-

**capacity**model between 4.2 and 4.5 cubic feet can hold up to 20 pounds or more.

Keeping this in consideration, how do I find the capacity of my washing machine?

**How to Calculate the Cubic Feet of a Washer**

- Measure the depth inside the washer with a measuring tape.
- Measure the diameter of the tub.
- Divide the diameter by two, and square it.
- Multiply the number calculated in Step 3 by the depth of the tub.
- Multiply the number calculated in Step 4 by pi to determine the capacity.

Also Know, what is the capacity of my Whirlpool washer? A regular **capacity washing machine** is between 3.1 and 4.0 cubic feet and will hold 12 to 16 pounds of laundry. A large **capacity washer** will be about 4.2 cubic feet and 4.5 cubic feet and will hold up to 20 pounds of laundry. to contact **Whirlpool** for the **capacity** of your **Whirlpool** product.

Likewise, people ask, how much can a 4.5 cu ft washer hold?

Generally speaking, 4 cubic feet is enough to wash 12-**16 pounds** of laundry. A larger capacity unit at 4.5 cubic feet can hold up to **20 pounds** of laundry. A general rule of thumb is a queen size comforter can fit into 3.5 cubic feet and a king size comforter fit into a 3.8 cubic feet machine.

How much clothes can you put in a 7kg washing machine?

The exact amount **you can** fit into the **machine will** vary depending on the style and fabric of your **clothes**. However, as a general rule, a standard **7 kg machine can wash** 35 cotton t-**shirts** or a double duvet in a single load.