How do you convert soil m3 to tonnes?

April 30, 2020 Off By idswater

How do you convert soil m3 to tonnes?

1 m³ of topsoil weights: Minimum = 1.2 tonnes (for decompacted topsoil) Average = 1.6 tonnes.

How many kg is a cubic meter of soil?

950 kg
Converting From Volume to Weight If you’re working textbook problems, you will get this information. In the real world, you might have to do a little detective work. Perhaps your curious friend calls the topsoil company and finds out that one cubic meter of topsoil usually weighs about 950 kg.

What is 1m3 in tonnes?

Cubic Meter to Ton Register Conversion Table

Cubic Meter [m^3] Ton Register [ton Reg]
1 m^3 0.3531466672 ton reg
2 m^3 0.7062933344 ton reg
3 m^3 1.0594400016 ton reg
5 m^3 1.7657333361 ton reg

How many tonnes is 1m3 of soil?

1.3- 1.7 tonnes
One cubic metre of moderately damp soil (as freshly dug) soil weighs 1.3- 1.7 tonnes when dug, depending on how tightly packed it is. It should be noted that blended topsoil may be less dense and therefore closer to 900 litres or even 1 cubic metre to the tonne.

What area covers 1m3?

A cubic metre bag of any product laid at 75mm depth will cover an area of approx 13 square metres.

How much does 1m3 Type 1 weigh?

1.5 tons
Type 1 crushed concrete is 1.5 tons to the cubic metre which compared to limestone type 1 which is 2.2 tons to the cubic metre can be supplied for half the price.

How much does one cubic metre of soil weigh?

We base our calculations on 1 cubic metre = 1.8 metric tonnes. Therefore we multiply the volume x 1.8 to give us the tonnage of topsoil required. Then, how many cubic meters is a tonne of soil? One cubic metre of moderately damp soil (as freshly dug) soil weighs 1.3- 1.7 tonnes when dug, depending on how tightly packed it is.

How many tonnes of dry sand per cubic metre?

Weight Conversion Tables. How may tonnes in a cubic metre – This one of the many questions we are asked. Dry sand fine 1.28 tonnes per cubic metre. Dry sand coarse 1.6 tonnes per cubic metre.

How much does a cubic metre of gravel weigh?

Gravel MOT Type 1 scalpings 1.92 tonnes per cubic metre Shingle 1.62 tonnes per cubic metre Cement 50 & 25 kg bags Stiff clay 1.6 tonnes per cubic metre

How much does a cubic metre of sandstone weigh?

Sandstone 2.32 tonnes per cubic metre. Gabion Stone (65-150mm) 1.5 tonnes per cubic metre. Gabion Stone ( 150-250mm) 1.2 per cubic meter. Lias 2.48 tonnes per cubic metre. Granite 2.72 tonnes per cubic metre.