Volume of a frustum Calculator

Calculates the volume of a frustum given the base and top areas, and height.

Volume of a frustum
top area S1
base area S2
height h

volume V

    Volume of a frustum
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    [1]  2018/12/08 06:34   Male / 50 years old level / An office worker / A public employee / Very /
    Purpose of use
    Volume of a Storm Water Pond to provide Fire Flow
    This was very useful. Particularly for a pond where there is a requirement to the angle of the side to change at a certain depth. I used the calculator twice and was able to show the engineer did not have enough water for fire flow and that increasing the depth of the pond by one foot would provide the required water. And I learned a new word. :)
    [2]  2018/04/19 11:10   Male / 20 years old level / An engineer / Useful /
    Purpose of use
    volume of excavation for footings; cut is sloping at 45 deg. thanks from Philippines
    thanks from Philippines
    [3]  2017/09/16 21:55   Male / 20 years old level / High-school/ University/ Grad student / Useful /
    Purpose of use
    [4]  2017/08/15 01:06   Male / 40 years old level / An engineer / Useful /
    Purpose of use
    Checking Volume of Basin
    [5]  2017/07/19 04:37   Male / 50 years old level / An engineer / Useful /
    Purpose of use
    Trying to size water storage pond at a refinery
    I am wondering why this formula does not give quite the same result as V = h/6 x (Atop + 4(Amiddle) + Abottom), another widely accepted volume formula for pyramidal prismoids - ? The results are close, but not identical as expected.
    [6]  2016/04/20 05:26   - / 40 years old level / Self-employed people / Very /
    Purpose of use
    Calculate volume of cut and fill
    [7]  2016/01/25 23:40   Male / 50 years old level / An engineer / Useful /
    Purpose of use
    engineering applications
    volume of frustum can be calculated by this formula when there is a relationship between the dimensions of bases , that if divide every length of one base side on the other trans it we will gate same value , which mean that the inclined side of frustum must meet each other in one point ( pyramid head ) , so the question is : if we have a frustum but it is not a part of pyramid , how can we calculate it's volume ?

    [8]  2015/07/05 01:43   Male / 50 years old level / An engineer / Very /
    Purpose of use
    calculate pumping station sump volume,
    [9]  2015/05/30 06:35   Male / Under 20 years old / Elementary school/ Junior high-school student / A little /
    Purpose of use
    looking for a SQUARE frustum pyramid calculator for a school assignment.
    It doesn't do square pyramid frustums.
    [10]  2015/05/11 13:05   Male / Under 20 years old / High-school/ University/ Grad student / Very /
    Purpose of use
    Checking own work for a Geometry assginment.


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