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The typical weight of 1 cubic foot of gravel that is 1/4 inch to 2 inches in size is 105 pounds when dry, and 125 pounds when wet.

Dry: 31.5 tons

Wet: 37.5 tons

Posted on Apr 01, 2015

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

3.3 tons to 5.57 tons running the calculations on this website: The span is explained in the text.

https://www.reference.com/home-garden/weight-gravel-per-cubic-yard-4330b7af0b93a8ea

Here are other figures you can compare: http://dansdirtandgravel.com/material_calculator.htm

https://www.reference.com/home-garden/weight-gravel-per-cubic-yard-4330b7af0b93a8ea

Here are other figures you can compare: http://dansdirtandgravel.com/material_calculator.htm

May 31, 2017 | Office Equipment & Supplies

Stone is approximated at about 2700 lbs. per cu. yd.

An acre is 43560 sq. ft.

8.5 acres is 370260 sq. ft.

There 9 sq.ft. per sq. yd., thus there are 41140 sq. yds. in 8.5 acres.

A cubic yard is 3 feet by 3 feet by 3 feet (LxWxH).

Since you are only going to be at 1.5 feet, each square yard is equal to 1/2 cubic yard, so to figure the cubic yards divide sq.yds. by 2, thus you get 20570 cu. yds. of stone.

20570 x 2700 = 55539000 pounds. Divide by 2000 to get tons:

55539000/2000 = 27769.5 tons.

An acre is 43560 sq. ft.

8.5 acres is 370260 sq. ft.

There 9 sq.ft. per sq. yd., thus there are 41140 sq. yds. in 8.5 acres.

A cubic yard is 3 feet by 3 feet by 3 feet (LxWxH).

Since you are only going to be at 1.5 feet, each square yard is equal to 1/2 cubic yard, so to figure the cubic yards divide sq.yds. by 2, thus you get 20570 cu. yds. of stone.

20570 x 2700 = 55539000 pounds. Divide by 2000 to get tons:

55539000/2000 = 27769.5 tons.

Nov 16, 2016 | Office Equipment & Supplies

If you just Google this converting tools are all over the page.

** 2500 square inches equal 72.338 square feet.**

Aug 18, 2016 | Cars & Trucks

One is a measurement of length, the other is a measure of weight.

however, you might be referring to 'Cubic Yards'?

depends upon the rock type and how fine it is, but one reference notes that one cubic foot of gravel typically weighs about 100 pounds.

So 1 ton has 2000/100 or 20 cubic feet of gravel. A cubic yard is 3x3x3 = 27 cubic feet to the cubic yard

Answer is 20/27 or 0.74 cu yard. I'd round that to 3/4 cubic yard.

however, you might be referring to 'Cubic Yards'?

depends upon the rock type and how fine it is, but one reference notes that one cubic foot of gravel typically weighs about 100 pounds.

So 1 ton has 2000/100 or 20 cubic feet of gravel. A cubic yard is 3x3x3 = 27 cubic feet to the cubic yard

Answer is 20/27 or 0.74 cu yard. I'd round that to 3/4 cubic yard.

Jan 09, 2016 | Cars & Trucks

44.444444444 cu yds in 12 tons

Jun 04, 2015 | Office Equipment & Supplies

600 cubic feet is16,99 cubic meters. It is actually depending of the specific mass of the gravel but a good assumption is that one cubic meter of gravel will weight more or less 1.5 ton. Therefor I don't think that that contractor did you in on this deal. In fact he might have undercharged you or he filled the hole initially with something else and put some gravel on top as last layer.

Mar 27, 2015 | Cars & Trucks

Let's see... the volume of a 1 foot section is

Pi * radius squared * 12 in (for cubic inches)

3.141 x .375 x.375 * 12 = 5.29 cu in

600 feet therefore has 3179.25 cu in volume

since we know (from google) that 1 pint = 28.875 cu in

Sso in 600 feet of pipe we would expect 110.1 pints of fluid.

@ 30% of volume, you will need 33 pints or 4.12 gallons of antifreeze....

http://www.google.com/ is your friend

Pi * radius squared * 12 in (for cubic inches)

3.141 x .375 x.375 * 12 = 5.29 cu in

600 feet therefore has 3179.25 cu in volume

since we know (from google) that 1 pint = 28.875 cu in

Sso in 600 feet of pipe we would expect 110.1 pints of fluid.

@ 30% of volume, you will need 33 pints or 4.12 gallons of antifreeze....

http://www.google.com/ is your friend

Feb 03, 2015 | Heating & Cooling

A yard of material is 3x3x3 so that is 27 cubic feet. you have a pile that is 4x15x12 and that is 720 cubic feet. So divide 720 by 27 and you get 26.66 yards

Jul 21, 2013 | Fish

I am sorry to say it but your units do not make sense: Units of volumes and areas are mixed up.

Let us try to make sense of it.

If you have some container whose base is 3 square meters (not cubic meter sq) and it has a height of 3 inches you can calculate its volume in cubic meters or in cubic inches or cubic feet. To do so convert the height in inches into meters and multiply the area of the base by the height in meters and you will obtain the volume in cubic meters. To get the volume in cubic inches convert the area of the base to square inches and multiply by the height in inches.

However, even after you have expressed the volume in one unit or another (m^3 or in^3) you cannot find the mass of the substance contained (be it in tons, tonnes or kilograms): You need to know the substance and more specifically its density or its specific gravity).

Please, reformulate your question and specify the substance that fills or would fill the volume. Without that information, nothing doing.

Let us try to make sense of it.

If you have some container whose base is 3 square meters (not cubic meter sq) and it has a height of 3 inches you can calculate its volume in cubic meters or in cubic inches or cubic feet. To do so convert the height in inches into meters and multiply the area of the base by the height in meters and you will obtain the volume in cubic meters. To get the volume in cubic inches convert the area of the base to square inches and multiply by the height in inches.

However, even after you have expressed the volume in one unit or another (m^3 or in^3) you cannot find the mass of the substance contained (be it in tons, tonnes or kilograms): You need to know the substance and more specifically its density or its specific gravity).

Please, reformulate your question and specify the substance that fills or would fill the volume. Without that information, nothing doing.

Apr 08, 2011 | Office Equipment & Supplies

24 x 5 x 1.33 = 160 cubic feet

160 cf / 27 = 5.93 (or around 6 cubic yards)

160 cf / 27 = 5.93 (or around 6 cubic yards)

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