# converting stone cubic yard to tons

• ### How many cubic yards are in a ton of crushed concrete

To figure out the how many tons you will need is not hard to do. You will have to know that the standard weight contractors use for crushed stone is 2700 pounds per cubic yard. Multiply the number of cubic yards by 2700 and divide by 2000. This value is the number of tons that you will need.

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• ### Crushed Stone: Determing Yards Per Ton braenstone.com

Cubic yards are a volume measure. Tons are a weight measure. To make matters even more confusing is the fact that determining yards per ton is anything but an exact science. The weight of crushed stone in pounds per cubic yards and tons per cubic yards are approximate measures that assume all of the same material weighs the same.

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• ### How to Calculate Cubic Yards Calculator Today''s Homeowner

To determine the amount of materials you need in cubic yards, you must first convert all three dimensions to the same unit of measurement. There are: 27 cubic feet in one cubic yard (3'' x 3'' x 3'') 46,656 cubic inches in one cubic yard (36" x 36" x 36") For example, to find the amount of

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• ### Calculate 2A Limestone Limerock cubic yards / Tons

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

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• ### Convert Tons to Cubic Yards OnlineConversion Forums

Re: Convert Tons to Cubic Yards The answer to all your questions is call the quary and ask for the Unit Weight of the product. Once you have the unit weight (lbs/ft3) multiply by the amount of ft^3 you need which is length x width x height and this will tell you how many pounds you need.

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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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• ### Conversion Table dpw.lacounty.gov

Note: 1 ton = 2,000 lbs Conversion Table Material Type Volume Amount Equal Approximate Weight Asphalt/Paving, Crushed 1 cubic yard = 1,380 lbs Soil, Wet =1 cubic yard 2,106 lbs Stone or Gravel 1 cubic yard = 2,632.5 lbs Rock, Loose 1 cubic yard = 2,570 lbs Metal Scrap 1 cubic yard = 906 lbs

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• ### Material Coverage & Conversion Chart

Material Coverage & Conversion Chart All rock products, rip rap, boulders and soils are sold by the ton. All mulches and plant mixes are sold by cubic yard. 1 Ton/Cy of the material listed below at a 3" depth will cover square feet Concrete Sand 86 Sq. Ft. Squeege 83 Sq. Ft. Pea Gravel 83 Sq. Ft. 314" Rock 77 Sq. Ft. 1 112" Rock 77 Sq. Ft.

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• ### Cubic Yards Calculator Calculator Soup Online

Calculate cubic yards, cubic feet or cubic meters for landscape material, mulch, land fill, gravel, cement, sand, containers, etc. Enter measurements in US or metric units and get volume conversions to other units. How to calculate cubic yards for rectangular, circular, annular and triangular areas. Calculate project cost based on price per cubic foot, cubic yard or cubic meter.

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• ### How do you convert cubic yards crushed stone to tons

Oct 03, 2008 · I have two dealers in my area that sell 3/4" crushed stone (granite). One dealer charges by the ton, the other by the cubic yard. I know I need about 6 cubic yards but I don''t know what that would be in tons.

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• ### How to Convert Cubic Yards to Tons of Rip Rap Sciencing

How to Convert Cubic Yards to Tons of Rip Rap. People who live near the sea fortify shorelines with riprap, a collection of rock or rubble. This stone barrier absorbs the waves'' force, helping an otherwise vulnerable shore resist erosion. Engineers refer to a riprap layer as the shoreline''s armor. They need to

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• ### How to Convert Square Footage of Rocks to Tons for

Convert cubic feet to cubic yards by dividing by 27 (the number of cubic feet in one cubic yard). For instance, if you need 135 cubic feet of rocks, dividing 135 cubic feet by 27 gives you 5 cubic yards. Step 5. Convert cubic yards to tons of rock. For most gravel and small rock, there are about 1 and 3/8 tons (2750 pounds) per cubic yard.

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• ### How to Convert tons of gravel to cubic yards? Answers.com

A ton of gravel can, at best, be described in cubic yards. A cubic foot of gravel weighs about 100 pounds, so a full ton will be about 20 cubic feet, or .74 cubic yards.

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• ### convert cubic yards to tons limestone vriendenvanegodeni.nl

How to Convert tons of gravel to cubic yards answers.com. How many cubic yards in a ton depends on what your material is. For instance, topsoil has a 1:1 ratio. 1 cubic yard of topsoil would be 1 ton, so if you have topsoil, 17 cubic yards would be 17 tons.

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• ### How to Convert Metric Tons to Cubic Yards Sciencing

A metric ton, or tonne, is the metric equivalent of a ton and converts approximately to 1.1 U.S. tons, or short tons as they are sometimes called. Masstovolume conversions depend on the density, which is mass or weight per unit of volume. You can convert from metric tons to cubic yards

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• ### Concrete 1 cubic yard volume to short tons US converter

The short tons US amount 2.03 sh tn converts into 1 cu yd yd3, one cubic yard. It is the EQUAL concrete volume value of 1 cubic yard but in the short tons US mass unit alternative. How to convert 2 cubic yards (cu yd yd3) of concrete into short tons US (sh tn)? Is there a calculation formula? First divide the two units variables.

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• ### Cubic Yards Calculator Calculator Soup Online

Calculate cubic yards, cubic feet or cubic meters for landscape material, mulch, land fill, gravel, cement, sand, containers, etc. Enter measurements in US or metric units and get volume conversions to other units. How to calculate cubic yards for rectangular, circular, annular and triangular areas. Calculate project cost based on price per cubic foot, cubic yard or cubic meter.

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• ### Cubic Yards ⇄ Pounds Conversion NinjaUnits

Definition of cubic yards of water provided by WikiPedia. A cubic yard is an Imperial / U.S. customary (nonSI nonmetric) unit of volume, used in the United States, Canada, and the UK. It is defined as the volume of a cube with sides of 1 yard (3 feet, 36 inches, 0.9144 metres) in length.

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• ### How to Convert Cubic Yards to Tons of Rip Rap Sciencing

How to Convert Cubic Yards to Tons of Rip Rap. People who live near the sea fortify shorelines with riprap, a collection of rock or rubble. This stone barrier absorbs the waves'' force, helping an otherwise vulnerable shore resist erosion. Engineers refer to a riprap layer as the shoreline''s armor. They need to

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• ### How to Convert Square Footage of Rocks to Tons for

Convert cubic feet to cubic yards by dividing by 27 (the number of cubic feet in one cubic yard). For instance, if you need 135 cubic feet of rocks, dividing 135 cubic feet by 27 gives you 5 cubic yards. Step 5. Convert cubic yards to tons of rock. For most gravel and small rock, there are about 1 and 3/8 tons (2750 pounds) per cubic yard.

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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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• ### Gravel Calculator how much gravel you need in tons

Free gravel calculator online: estimate how much gravel you need for your construction or gardening / landscaping project. Calculates gravel required in volume: cubic feet, cubic yards, cubic meters, or weight: pounds, tons, kilograms, tonnes Information about gravel density, common gravel sizes, how much a cubic yard of gravel weighs, how much a cubic meter of gravel weighs, and more.

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• ### How many yards in 1 ton of gravel? Answers.com

How many cubic yards in a ton depends on what your material is. For instance, topsoil has a 1:1 ratio. 1 cubic yard of topsoil would be 1 ton, so if you have topsoil, 17 cubic yards would be 17 tons.

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• ### Concrete 1 cubic yard volume to short tons US converter

The short tons US amount 2.03 sh tn converts into 1 cu yd yd3, one cubic yard. It is the EQUAL concrete volume value of 1 cubic yard but in the short tons US mass unit alternative. How to convert 2 cubic yards (cu yd yd3) of concrete into short tons US (sh tn)? Is there a calculation formula? First divide the two units variables.

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• ### Convert Tons to Cubic Yards OnlineConversion Forums

Re: Convert Tons to Cubic Yards I tried searching for the density of #57 stone but came up empty. You may have to weigh a known amount and use that for the density. Though it doesn''t have to be as much as a cubic foot. If its a gravel type rock then just fill up any known volume, such as a gallon milk jug.

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• ### Online Conversion tons to cubic yards

Nov 11, 2005 · tons to cubic yards by Michael Berry on 04/18/05 at 20:15:15 I work at a rock pit and my boss came in today and said the he needed me to find out how to convert our materials from tons to cubic yards for a contractor that is buying materials from us. we have never had to do this before.

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• ### Gravel Calculator Estimate Landscaping Material in Yards

Gravel and other landscaping material is often sold either by the ton or the cubic yard, but most often large volumes are sold in tons. To find the weight of material in tons, you''ll need to know the approximate density of the material.

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• ### Convert cubic yard to ton Conversion of Measurement Units

We couldn''t find a conversion between cubic yard and ton [incompatible types] Do a quick conversion: 1 cubic yards = tons using the online calculator for metric conversions.

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• ### How to Convert Square Yards of Rock to Tons : Triangles

Jan 22, 2013 · Converting square yards of rock to tons will be especially useful if you''re doing some landscaping work around the house. Convert square yards of rock to tons with help from a

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• ### Cubic Yards to Ton Registers Conversion Calculator

Cubic Yards to Ton Registers Converter. Use the following calculator to convert between cubic yards and ton registers.If you need to convert cubic yards to other units, please try our universal Capacity and Volume Unit Converter.

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• ### Material Coverage & Conversion Chart

Material Coverage & Conversion Chart All rock products, rip rap, boulders and soils are sold by the ton. All mulches and plant mixes are sold by cubic yard. 1 Ton/Cy of the material listed below at a 3" depth will cover square feet Concrete Sand 86 Sq. Ft. Squeege 83 Sq. Ft. Pea Gravel 83 Sq. Ft. 314" Rock 77 Sq. Ft. 1 112" Rock 77 Sq. Ft.

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• ### Calculate 2A Limestone Limerock cubic yards / Tons

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

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• ### Calculations & Conversions :: scruggscompany.com

About. The Scruggs Company was incorporated in 1965 in the State of Georgia. In 1981 the operations were split into two separate businesses. Ferrell Scruggs Sr. would be the principal of The Scruggs Company which would keep its focus on contracting work (including asphalt plantmix production) and on the ongoing sand plant operations.

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• ### Conversion Charts Impact Sand & Gravel

Yards to Tons Conversion . Sands. Plaster Sand. Masonry Sand. Concrete Sand. Gas Sand. NV Power Sand. Reject Sand. Silt. Landscape Sand . Gravel. Type II. Pit Run. 3

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• ### Calculating gravel tonnage, cubes, and sand and earth.

The densities (pounds per square foot, or tons per cubic yard, sometimes called "pounds per foot" or "tons per cube") will also vary according to the season, the saturation levels (dampness) of the piles of medium when you purchase the mediums, the quality of the

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• ### How many cubic yards are in a ton of crushed concrete

To figure out the how many tons you will need is not hard to do. You will have to know that the standard weight contractors use for crushed stone is 2700 pounds per cubic yard. Multiply the number of cubic yards by 2700 and divide by 2000. This value is the number of tons that you will need.

Get price
• ### Crushed Stone: Determing Yards Per Ton braenstone

Cubic yards are a volume measure. Tons are a weight measure. To make matters even more confusing is the fact that determining yards per ton is anything but an exact science. The weight of crushed stone in pounds per cubic yards and tons per cubic yards are approximate measures that assume all of the same material weighs the same.

Get price
• ### How to Calculate Cubic Yards Calculator Today''s Homeowner

To determine the amount of materials you need in cubic yards, you must first convert all three dimensions to the same unit of measurement. There are: 27 cubic feet in one cubic yard (3'' x 3'' x 3'') 46,656 cubic inches in one cubic yard (36" x 36" x 36") For example, to find the amount of

Get price
• ### Calculate 2A Limestone Limerock cubic yards / Tons

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

Get price
• ### Convert Tons to Cubic Yards OnlineConversion Forums

Re: Convert Tons to Cubic Yards The answer to all your questions is call the quary and ask for the Unit Weight of the product. Once you have the unit weight (lbs/ft3) multiply by the amount of ft^3 you need which is length x width x height and this will tell you how many pounds you need.

Get price
• ### 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.

Get price
• ### Conversion Table dpw.lacounty.gov

Note: 1 ton = 2,000 lbs Conversion Table Material Type Volume Amount Equal Approximate Weight Asphalt/Paving, Crushed 1 cubic yard = 1,380 lbs Soil, Wet =1 cubic yard 2,106 lbs Stone or Gravel 1 cubic yard = 2,632.5 lbs Rock, Loose 1 cubic yard = 2,570 lbs Metal Scrap 1 cubic yard = 906 lbs

Get price
• ### Material Coverage & Conversion Chart

Material Coverage & Conversion Chart All rock products, rip rap, boulders and soils are sold by the ton. All mulches and plant mixes are sold by cubic yard. 1 Ton/Cy of the material listed below at a 3" depth will cover square feet Concrete Sand 86 Sq. Ft. Squeege 83 Sq. Ft. Pea Gravel 83 Sq. Ft. 314" Rock 77 Sq. Ft. 1 112" Rock 77 Sq. Ft.

Get price
• ### Cubic Yards Calculator Calculator Soup Online

Calculate cubic yards, cubic feet or cubic meters for landscape material, mulch, land fill, gravel, cement, sand, containers, etc. Enter measurements in US or metric units and get volume conversions to other units. How to calculate cubic yards for rectangular, circular, annular and triangular areas. Calculate project cost based on price per cubic foot, cubic yard or cubic meter.

Get price
• ### How do you convert cubic yards crushed stone to tons

Oct 03, 2008 · I have two dealers in my area that sell 3/4" crushed stone (granite). One dealer charges by the ton, the other by the cubic yard. I know I need about 6 cubic yards but I don''t know what that would be in tons.

Get price
• ### How to Convert Cubic Yards to Tons of Rip Rap Sciencing

How to Convert Cubic Yards to Tons of Rip Rap. People who live near the sea fortify shorelines with riprap, a collection of rock or rubble. This stone barrier absorbs the waves'' force, helping an otherwise vulnerable shore resist erosion. Engineers refer to a riprap layer as the shoreline''s armor. They need to

Get price
• ### How to Convert Square Footage of Rocks to Tons for

Convert cubic feet to cubic yards by dividing by 27 (the number of cubic feet in one cubic yard). For instance, if you need 135 cubic feet of rocks, dividing 135 cubic feet by 27 gives you 5 cubic yards. Step 5. Convert cubic yards to tons of rock. For most gravel and small rock, there are about 1 and 3/8 tons (2750 pounds) per cubic yard.

Get price
• ### How to Convert tons of gravel to cubic yards? Answers

A ton of gravel can, at best, be described in cubic yards. A cubic foot of gravel weighs about 100 pounds, so a full ton will be about 20 cubic feet, or .74 cubic yards.

Get price
• ### convert cubic yards to tons limestone vriendenvanegodeni

How to Convert tons of gravel to cubic yards answers . How many cubic yards in a ton depends on what your material is. For instance, topsoil has a 1:1 ratio. 1 cubic yard of topsoil would be 1 ton, so if you have topsoil, 17 cubic yards would be 17 tons.

Get price
• ### How to Convert Metric Tons to Cubic Yards Sciencing

A metric ton, or tonne, is the metric equivalent of a ton and converts approximately to 1.1 U.S. tons, or short tons as they are sometimes called. Masstovolume conversions depend on the density, which is mass or weight per unit of volume. You can convert from metric tons to cubic yards

Get price
• ### Concrete 1 cubic yard volume to short tons US converter

The short tons US amount 2.03 sh tn converts into 1 cu yd yd3, one cubic yard. It is the EQUAL concrete volume value of 1 cubic yard but in the short tons US mass unit alternative. How to convert 2 cubic yards (cu yd yd3) of concrete into short tons US (sh tn)? Is there a calculation formula? First divide the two units variables.

Get price
• ### Cubic Yards Calculator Calculator Soup Online

Calculate cubic yards, cubic feet or cubic meters for landscape material, mulch, land fill, gravel, cement, sand, containers, etc. Enter measurements in US or metric units and get volume conversions to other units. How to calculate cubic yards for rectangular, circular, annular and triangular areas. Calculate project cost based on price per cubic foot, cubic yard or cubic meter.

Get price
• ### Cubic Yards ⇄ Pounds Conversion NinjaUnits

Definition of cubic yards of water provided by WikiPedia. A cubic yard is an Imperial / U.S. customary (nonSI nonmetric) unit of volume, used in the United States, Canada, and the UK. It is defined as the volume of a cube with sides of 1 yard (3 feet, 36 inches, 0.9144 metres) in length.

Get price
• ### How to Convert Cubic Yards to Tons of Rip Rap Sciencing

How to Convert Cubic Yards to Tons of Rip Rap. People who live near the sea fortify shorelines with riprap, a collection of rock or rubble. This stone barrier absorbs the waves'' force, helping an otherwise vulnerable shore resist erosion. Engineers refer to a riprap layer as the shoreline''s armor. They need to

Get price
• ### How to Convert Square Footage of Rocks to Tons for

Convert cubic feet to cubic yards by dividing by 27 (the number of cubic feet in one cubic yard). For instance, if you need 135 cubic feet of rocks, dividing 135 cubic feet by 27 gives you 5 cubic yards. Step 5. Convert cubic yards to tons of rock. For most gravel and small rock, there are about 1 and 3/8 tons (2750 pounds) per cubic yard.

Get price
• ### 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.

Get price
• ### Gravel Calculator how much gravel you need in tons

Free gravel calculator online: estimate how much gravel you need for your construction or gardening / landscaping project. Calculates gravel required in volume: cubic feet, cubic yards, cubic meters, or weight: pounds, tons, kilograms, tonnes Information about gravel density, common gravel sizes, how much a cubic yard of gravel weighs, how much a cubic meter of gravel weighs, and more.

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• ### How many yards in 1 ton of gravel? Answers

How many cubic yards in a ton depends on what your material is. For instance, topsoil has a 1:1 ratio. 1 cubic yard of topsoil would be 1 ton, so if you have topsoil, 17 cubic yards would be 17 tons.

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• ### Concrete 1 cubic yard volume to short tons US converter

The short tons US amount 2.03 sh tn converts into 1 cu yd yd3, one cubic yard. It is the EQUAL concrete volume value of 1 cubic yard but in the short tons US mass unit alternative. How to convert 2 cubic yards (cu yd yd3) of concrete into short tons US (sh tn)? Is there a calculation formula? First divide the two units variables.

Get price
• ### Convert Tons to Cubic Yards OnlineConversion Forums

Re: Convert Tons to Cubic Yards I tried searching for the density of #57 stone but came up empty. You may have to weigh a known amount and use that for the density. Though it doesn''t have to be as much as a cubic foot. If its a gravel type rock then just fill up any known volume, such as a gallon milk jug.

Get price
• ### Online Conversion tons to cubic yards

Nov 11, 2005 · tons to cubic yards by Michael Berry on 04/18/05 at 20:15:15 I work at a rock pit and my boss came in today and said the he needed me to find out how to convert our materials from tons to cubic yards for a contractor that is buying materials from us. we have never had to do this before.

Get price
• ### Gravel Calculator Estimate Landscaping Material in Yards

Gravel and other landscaping material is often sold either by the ton or the cubic yard, but most often large volumes are sold in tons. To find the weight of material in tons, you''ll need to know the approximate density of the material.

Get price
• ### Convert cubic yard to ton Conversion of Measurement Units

We couldn''t find a conversion between cubic yard and ton [incompatible types] Do a quick conversion: 1 cubic yards = tons using the online calculator for metric conversions.

Get price
• ### How to Convert Square Yards of Rock to Tons : Triangles

Jan 22, 2013 · Converting square yards of rock to tons will be especially useful if you''re doing some landscaping work around the house. Convert square yards of rock to tons with help from a

Get price
• ### Cubic Yards to Ton Registers Conversion Calculator

Cubic Yards to Ton Registers Converter. Use the following calculator to convert between cubic yards and ton registers.If you need to convert cubic yards to other units, please try our universal Capacity and Volume Unit Converter.

Get price
• ### Material Coverage & Conversion Chart

Material Coverage & Conversion Chart All rock products, rip rap, boulders and soils are sold by the ton. All mulches and plant mixes are sold by cubic yard. 1 Ton/Cy of the material listed below at a 3" depth will cover square feet Concrete Sand 86 Sq. Ft. Squeege 83 Sq. Ft. Pea Gravel 83 Sq. Ft. 314" Rock 77 Sq. Ft. 1 112" Rock 77 Sq. Ft.

Get price
• ### Calculate 2A Limestone Limerock cubic yards / Tons

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

Get price
• ### Calculations & Conversions :: scruggscompany

About. The Scruggs Company was incorporated in 1965 in the State of Georgia. In 1981 the operations were split into two separate businesses. Ferrell Scruggs Sr. would be the principal of The Scruggs Company which would keep its focus on contracting work (including asphalt plantmix production) and on the ongoing sand plant operations.

Get price
• ### Conversion Charts Impact Sand & Gravel

Yards to Tons Conversion . Sands. Plaster Sand. Masonry Sand. Concrete Sand. Gas Sand. NV Power Sand. Reject Sand. Silt. Landscape Sand . Gravel. Type II. Pit Run. 3

Get price
• ### Calculating gravel tonnage, cubes, and sand and earth.

The densities (pounds per square foot, or tons per cubic yard, sometimes called "pounds per foot" or "tons per cube") will also vary according to the season, the saturation levels (dampness) of the piles of medium when you purchase the mediums, the quality of the

Get price

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