Convert Cups of Salt to Smidgens

Enter the salt volume in cups below to get the value converted to smidgens.

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1 c = 1,536 smidgens
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How to Convert Cups to Smidgens

To convert a cup measurement to a smidgen measurement, multiply the salt volume by the conversion ratio. One cup is equal to 1,536 smidgens, so use this simple formula to convert:

smidgens = cups × 1,536

The salt volume in smidgens is equal to the cups multiplied by 1,536.

For example, here's how to convert 5 cups to smidgens using the formula above.
5 c = (5 × 1,536) = 7,680 smidgens

Cups and smidgens are both units used to measure salt volume. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

Cups

A cup of salt is equal to 16 tablespoons of salt.

Cups can be abbreviated as c, and are also sometimes abbreviated as C. For example, 1 cup can be written as 1 c or 1 C.

Smidgens

A smidgen is a very small unit used in cooking, most often used to measure salt and seasonings. One smidgen is equal to 1/2 of a pinch, which is the amount of seasoning that you can "pinch" between your thumb and finger. Although the smidgen is considered a rough measurement, it is generally accepted to be equal to 1/32 of a teaspoon.

Cup Measurements and Equivalent Smidgen Conversions

Common cup values converted to the equivalent smidgen value
Cups Smidgens
1 c 1,536
2 c 3,072
3 c 4,608
4 c 6,144
5 c 7,680
6 c 9,216
7 c 10,752
8 c 12,288
9 c 13,824
10 c 15,360
11 c 16,896
12 c 18,432
13 c 19,968
14 c 21,504
15 c 23,040
16 c 24,576
17 c 26,112
18 c 27,648
19 c 29,184
20 c 30,720
21 c 32,256
22 c 33,792
23 c 35,328
24 c 36,864
25 c 38,400
26 c 39,936
27 c 41,472
28 c 43,008
29 c 44,544
30 c 46,080
31 c 47,616
32 c 49,152
33 c 50,688
34 c 52,224
35 c 53,760
36 c 55,296
37 c 56,832
38 c 58,368
39 c 59,904
40 c 61,440

More Cup Salt Volume Conversions

Convert to Pinches
1 c is equal to 768 pinches
Convert to Dashes
1 c is equal to 384 dashes
Convert to Teaspoons
1 c is equal to 48 teaspoons
Convert to Tablespoons
1 c is equal to 16 tablespoons
Convert to Grams
1 c is equal to 273.12 grams