Enter the total weight (lbs) into the Calculator. The calculator will convert the Lbs To Gsm. 

Lbs To Gsm Formula

GSM = Lbs * 1.48


  • GSM is the Lbs To Gsm (grams/m^2)
  • Lbs is the total weight (lbs)

To convert Lbs To Gsm, multiply the weight in pounds by 1.48.

How to Convert Lbs To Gsm?

The following steps outline how to convert the Lbs To Gsm.

  1. First, determine the total weight (lbs). 
  2. Next, gather the formula from above = GSM = Lbs * 1.48.
  3. Finally, calculate the Lbs To Gsm.
  4. After inserting the variables and calculating the result, check your answer with the calculator above.

Example Problem : 

Use the following variables as an example problem to test your knowledge.

total weight (lbs) = 78