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Volume of a 55 gallon drum

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by Mick, Jul 2, 2003.

  1. Mick

    Mick PlowSite.com Veteran
    from Maine
    Messages: 5,546

    I've got a customer who wants to buy salt by the 55 gallon drum. Does anyone know how many square feet it would hold?
     
  2. Alan

    Alan PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,393

    A cubic foot contains 7.5 gallons, so 55/7.5= 7.33cf
     
  3. Mick

    Mick PlowSite.com Veteran
    from Maine
    Messages: 5,546

    Thanks, Alan.
     
  4. HenkeRep

    HenkeRep Junior Member
    Messages: 10