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Bulk Material Calculator Contractors Stone Supply

Bulk Material Calculator (Sand, Gravel, Soil and Mulch) Please enter the measurements below and press "Calculate" to receive the approximate number of cubic yards needed for the specified area. This calculator can be used to calculate the amount of sand, soil, gravel or mulch needed for your project.

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How much does it weigh: Rocks and gravel Western

Now for the math! We will recommend you consider how much you have and select from a 10 cubic yard or a 15 cubic yard dumpster. Take measure of your yard, or the area you will be clearing.

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Calculating Coverage Per Yard, The Easy Way Grillo Services

A yard of mulch weighs anywhere from 600800 pounds (depending on moisture level). While a yard of stone weighs around 2,500 pounds (A ton and a quarter). Our Topsoil/Compost blend has a weight of around 1,800 pounds per yard because compost is much lighter than soil. A normal yard of soil would be in the 2,2002,400 pound range.

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Material Weight – Pounds per Cubic Yard DownEaster

WEIGHT IN LBS. 2 YARDS 3 YARDS 4 YARDS 5 YARDS: Asphalt: 2,700 5400. 8100: 10800 13500: Concrete (gravel or stone mix) 4,050. 8100. 12150: 16200 20250: Concrete (average wet mix) 3,730. 7460. Material Weight – Pounds per Cubic Yard. All posted weights were gathered from the EPA & NTEA. DownEaster* Title: CUBIC_YARDAGE_CALC_SHEET

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How Much Does a Yard of Topsoil Weigh? Dirt Connections

Nov 07, 2016 · Topsoil generally comes in cubic yards, which almost always weighs an approximate amount. How Much Does a Yard of Topsoil Weigh? Before going into how much a yard of topsoil weighs, let''s first go over what topsoil is and what it''s generally used for. What is Topsoil? Dirt is most often egorized into two main types: fill dirt and topsoil.

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What is the weight of one cubic yard of soil? Answers.com

Don''t know the weight of the truck alone google it. Concrete (wet) could be assumed to be 145 pounds per cubic foot, and there are 27 cubic feet in one cubic yard.

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Material Weights Harmony Sand and Gravel

35 rows · Most of Harmony Sand & Gravel''s products will weight approximately 2,840 pounds per

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CUBIC YARDAGE CALC SHEET SwapLoader USA, Ltd.

Material Weight – Pounds per Cubic Yard Asphalt 2,700 lb. Iron (wrought) 13,100 lb. Brush/Branches (loose) 250 lb. Leaves (loose, dry) 150 lb. Brush/Branches (chipped – 3" screen) 600 lb. Leaves (vacuumed, dry) 400 lb. Concrete (gravel or stone mix) 4,050 lb. Leaves (wet or compacted) 550 lb.

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dry vs. wet clay cubic yardage to weight

I''d like to know what the approximate weights would be for 1 cubic yard of dry clay vs. 1 cubic yard of wet clay would you please help out? I''m being charged by weight for hauling material off my jobsite, I watch the number of dump trucks being loaded and know how many cubic yards

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Weight Of Site

Apr 06, 2005 · I was looking to cover roughly 12000 sq ft of ground with 4" of topsoil, but i purchase by the ton. Im looking to know what 1 cubic yard of topsoil weighs under normal conditions. Just curious if there are any good sites on the internet for this. I didnt find any.

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The weight of a cubic yard of dirt Math Central

The densities are in kilograms per cubic meter but Google can convert for you. For example they give the density of "Earth, loam, dry, excavated" as 1249 kg/cu.m. so go to Google and type 1249 kilograms per cubic meter in pounds per cubic yard. Google will respond with (1 249 kilograms) per (cubic meter) = 2 105.25811 pounds per (cubic yard).

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What is the weight of a cubic yard of soil? What are some

It depends. Mostly on the moisture content (and by the water holding capacity of the soil). As Richard said, that measurement is probably being used for weight limits when trucking. Generally, soil scientists use 1.33 grams/cubic centimeter as the

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Sand, wet volume to weight conversion

About this Weight of Sand, wet calculator For instance, calculate how many ounces, pounds, milligrams, grams, kilograms or tonnes of a selected substance in a liter, gallon, fluid ounce, cubic centimeter or in a cubic inch. This page computes weight of the substance per given volume, and answers the question: How much the substance weighs per

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What does 1 cubic yard of topsoil weigh LawnSite

Apr 06, 2005 · I was looking to cover roughly 12000 sq ft of ground with 4" of topsoil, but i purchase by the ton. Im looking to know what 1 cubic yard of topsoil weighs under normal conditions. Just curious if there are any good sites on the internet for this. I didnt find any.

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How to Convert Yards of Dirt into Tons Hunker

How to Convert Yards of Dirt into Tons By Brian Baer Piles of dirt can weigh tons. Step 1 Determine the bulk density of topsoil (or another type of dirt) by using a reference such as the one listed in this article. to pounds by multiplying by the bulk density of topsoil, and then converting from cubic feet to tons. This is 83 pounds per

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Help needed to calculate soil weight in boxes Houzz

So the divide the weight of the gallon by 7.48 to get the weight per cubic foot. And then multiply that by the volume of the dirt. Which is your case is 8x3x2.5 = 60 cubic feet( if the dirt is 6" higher than the top of th box?) And typically at 120 pounds per cubic foot, an estimate of that soil weight is 7200 lbs.

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What is the weight of one cubic yard of soil? Answers.com

Don''t know the weight of the truck alone google it. Concrete (wet) could be assumed to be 145 pounds per cubic foot, and there are 27 cubic feet in one cubic yard.

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2019 Cost to Deliver Soil, Sand & Dirt Sand & Topsoil

HomeAdvisor''s Soil, Sand & Dirt Delivery Cost Guide provides average prices per cubic yard or ton for topsoil, clean fill dirt, black dirt, sand, screened loam and backfill. Discover hauling and delivery costs for a truckload of these materials + mulch, g

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Trailer Weight vs. Volume : Dump Trailers

27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard. Payload is calculated GVWR minus weight of trailer. Dry fill dirt weighs approximately 2000# per cubic yard Dry ¾" gravel weighs approximately 2200# per cubic yard Dry mixed sand weighs approximately 2400# per cubic yard For these examples we will use dry ¾" gravel.

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Calculate #57 Gravel Limerock cubic yards / Tons

Type in inches and feet of your project and calculate the estimated amount of Gravel in cubic yards, cubic feet and Tons, that your need for your project. The Density of #57 Gravel Limerock: 2,410 lb/yd³ or 1.21 t/yd³ or 0.8 yd³/t

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How much does it weigh: Rocks and gravel Western

Now for the math! We will recommend you consider how much you have and select from a 10 cubic yard or a 15 cubic yard dumpster. Take measure of your yard, or the area you will be clearing.

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Cost of Soil Estimates and Prices Paid CostHelper.com

However, in other parts of the county topsoil averages $20$30 a yard, plus delivery charges of $50$200 or more (depending on weight and distance), for a total cost of $150$350 for five yards delivered. Typically lowerquality topsoil is at the lower end of the scale, and the more yards you order the less it will cost per cubic yard.

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Conversion Table

Conversion Table Material Type Volume Amount Equal Approximate Weight Asphalt/Paving, Crushed 1 cubic yard = 1,380 lbs Brick, Common Hard 1 cubic yard = 3,199.5 lbs Brick, Whole =1 cubic yard 3,024 lbs Soil, Dry =1 cubic yard 2,025 lbs Soil, Wet =1 cubic yard 2,106 lbs

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How much does a cubic yard of gravel weigh? – Earth

How Much does a Cubic Yard of Gravel Weigh? One cubic yard of gravel can weigh between 2,400 to 2,900 lbs. Or up to one and a half tons approximately. Generally, a cubic yard of gravel provides enough material to cover a 100squarefoot area with 3 inches of gravel. Keep in mind that some materials compact more than others, so exact coverage

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Sand, wet volume to weight conversion

About this Weight of Sand, wet calculator For instance, calculate how many ounces, pounds, milligrams, grams, kilograms or tonnes of a selected substance in a liter, gallon, fluid ounce, cubic centimeter or in a cubic inch. This page computes weight of the substance per given volume, and answers the question: How much the substance weighs per

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