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Postby tamiwami » Wed Jun 27, 2007 8:01 pm

I need to convert an area of 30x60x4 into tons for sand delivery. Can someone help me now? I have to order for delivery today! HELP!!
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Postby Dirtman » Thu Jun 28, 2007 8:22 am

Order 34 tons of sand.

I'm sure you mean 60' * 30' * 4", so (60 * 30 * (4/12)) / 27 = 22.67 cubic yards. Damp to wet sand weighs approximately 3000 pounds per loose cubic yard.

As there are 2000 pounds in a ton, 22.67*3000/2000 = 34 tons more or less.

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