# How long is a standard brick?

ASTM) about 8 × 3 5⁄8 × 2 1⁄

**4 inches**(203 × 92 ×**57 mm**). The more commonly used is the modular brick 7 5⁄8 × 3 5⁄8 × 2 1⁄**4 inches**(194 × 92 ×**57 mm**). According to Boral Company in Australia, the standard brick size (or the working size) is 76mm high,**230mm**long and**110mm**wide as per the Australian Standard AS4455.A.

### What is the size of a standard red brick?

BRICK DIMENSIONS GUIDE

BRICK SIZE | APPROXIMATE WEIGHT | SIZE (INCHES) (Bed Depth X Height X Length) |
---|---|---|

MODULAR | 4.2 lbs. | 3-5/8" x 2-1/4" x 7-5/8" |

STANDARD | 4.5 lbs. | 3-5/8" x 2-1/4" x 8" |

JUMBO MODULAR | 5.1 lbs. | 3-5/8" x 2-3/4" x 7-5/8" |

JUMBO STANDARD | 5.9 lbs. | 3-5/8" x 2-3/4" x 8" |

#### What is the standard size of bricks?

For India, a brick of standard size**190 mm**x**90 mm x 90 mm**is recommended by the BIS. With mortar thickness, the size of such a brick becomes**200 mm x 100 mm x 100 mm**and it is known as the nominal size of the modular brick.#### How many bricks are used in 1 square foot?

Calculating the Number of Bricks Needed. A wall built with a standard modular brick will require**7 bricks**per square foot to complete the project.#### How many bricks are in a m2?

A half brick wide wall requires**60 bricks**per square metre. So the first stage is just to measure the height and length (including any piers) of the wall in metres, multiply them together to give the area in square metres, and then multiply this by 60.

Updated: 6th December 2019