Convert Dashes of Salt to Cups

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

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1 dash = 0.002604 c
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How to Convert Dashes to Cups

To convert a dash measurement to a cup measurement, multiply the salt volume by the conversion ratio. One dash is equal to 0.002604 cups, so use this simple formula to convert:

cups = dashes × 0.002604

The salt volume in cups is equal to the dashes multiplied by 0.002604.

For example, here's how to convert 5 dashes to cups using the formula above.
5 dashes = (5 × 0.002604) = 0.013021 c

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

Dashes

A dash is a small cooking unit that is usually used to measure seasonings and spices, including salt. One dash is vague measurement that is roughly equal to 1/8 of a teaspoon or 2 pinches.

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.

Dash Measurements and Equivalent Cup Conversions

Common dash values converted to the equivalent cup value
Dashes Cups
1 0.002604 c
2 0.005208 c
3 0.007813 c
4 0.010417 c
5 0.013021 c
6 0.015625 c
7 0.018229 c
8 0.020833 c
9 0.023438 c
10 0.026042 c
11 0.028646 c
12 0.03125 c
13 0.033854 c
14 0.036458 c
15 0.039063 c
16 0.041667 c
17 0.044271 c
18 0.046875 c
19 0.049479 c
20 0.052083 c
21 0.054688 c
22 0.057292 c
23 0.059896 c
24 0.0625 c
25 0.065104 c
26 0.067708 c
27 0.070313 c
28 0.072917 c
29 0.075521 c
30 0.078125 c
31 0.080729 c
32 0.083333 c
33 0.085938 c
34 0.088542 c
35 0.091146 c
36 0.09375 c
37 0.096354 c
38 0.098958 c
39 0.101563 c
40 0.104167 c

More Dash Salt Volume Conversions

Convert to Smidgens
1 dash is equal to 4 smidgens
Convert to Pinches
1 dash is equal to 2 pinches
Convert to Teaspoons
1 dash is equal to 0.125 teaspoons
Convert to Tablespoons
1 dash is equal to 0.041667 tablespoons
Convert to Grams
1 dash is equal to 0.71125 grams