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How mutch dose it weigh?

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

  1. Dirtboy953B

    Dirtboy953B Senior Member
    Messages: 204

    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
    Messages: 14,609

    A metric ton.
  3. 06HD BOSS

    06HD BOSS 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,611

  4. hedhunter9

    hedhunter9 Senior Member
    Messages: 212

    Coarse salt =1,350 lbs per cu yd.
    Fine salt = 2,025 lbs per cu yd.
  5. Dirtboy953B

    Dirtboy953B Senior Member
    Messages: 204

    Great thenks for the help
  6. Snowaway

    Snowaway Senior Member
    Messages: 248

    did you win?payup
  7. amar

    amar Member
    Messages: 54

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