How mutch dose it weigh?

Discussion in 'Rock Salt USA' started by Dirtboy953B, Dec 10, 2008.

  1. Dirtboy953B

    Dirtboy953B Senior Member
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    Hello,I'm trying to settle a dispute here,I Was wondering how much a cu/yd of rock salt/highway salt weighs.
     
  2. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
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    A metric ton.
     
  3. 06HD BOSS

    06HD BOSS 2000 Club Member
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  4. hedhunter9

    hedhunter9 Senior Member
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    Coarse salt =1,350 lbs per cu yd.
    Fine salt = 2,025 lbs per cu yd.
     
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    Dirtboy953B

    Dirtboy953B Senior Member
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    Great thenks for the help
     
  6. Snowaway

    Snowaway Senior Member
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    did you win?payup
     
  7. amar

    amar Member
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    It depends alot on moisture content. Piles stored outside I've weighted 1 cu yd in at 2400- 2800lb