How much does a full keg of beer weigh?


A full metal keg of beer weighs approximately 160.5 pounds. The weight of the beer in the keg weighs 130.8 pounds and the keg container itself weighs 29.7 pounds. The keg is capable of dispensing 124 6-ounce pints.

A person should never lift a keg of beer alone, as this causes back injuries. Instead, two people each carry a handle, lifting the keg together and taking small steps to walk the keg to its final destination. While the standard keg weighs 160.5 pounds when it is full, there are other types of kegs that weigh much less and are easier for one person to carry alone.

Q&A Related to "How much does a full keg of beer weigh?"
A full keg typically weighs 160.5 pounds, be careful moving it. Ch...
A full 50 litre beer keg weighs 67kg, and contains 105.66 pints of beer. Try not to hurt yourself when you are lifting one!
one can of beer weighs 13.1 ounces (the empty can weighs 0.53 ounces) 13.1x24=314.4 ounces The cardboard box the case comes in weighs 7 ounces 314.4+7=321.4 16 ounces per pound 321.4
A full keg weighs 160lbs, or 2,560 ounces. So half a keg would weight 80lbs.
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