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topsoil volume to weight

Postby trevors50uk » Sun May 27, 2007 12:59 pm

I want to level my sloping back garden with top soil and want to know if I calculate the volume is there a way to convert it to weight so that I can order the top soil.


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Postby thedoctor » Tue May 29, 2007 5:33 am

Use the calculator in our material volumes calculator
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Postby simplysimon » Mon Jun 04, 2007 12:18 pm

i always use 3m cubed = 6 wont be far out. most materials hover around a conversion factor of 2 eg. concrete = 2.4 tonnes to a metre cubed and type 1 roadstone = 2.2 to a mtere cubed
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