# How many yards of sand in a ton?

A cubic yard is a measure of volume (length in feet X width in feet X depth in feet/27=cubic yards) and tons is a measure of weight. The weight of a material depends on its d…ensity, therefore, to determine the number of yards in a ton of material, the density of the material must be known. Sand has an average weight of 2,700 pounds per cubic yard (Refer to Table 1 in this chart of material weights http://www.age.psu.edu/extension/factsheets/h/H20.pdf). One ton is 2,000 pounds, therefore, there are 1.35 Tons in one cubic yard of sand. Inversely, if 1.35 tons of sand is equivalent to one cubic yard of sand, then using a ratio (tons|cubic yards), there are 0.74 cubic yards in one ton of sand. For those of you that prefer to see this answer as a mathematical calculation: length in feet X width in feet X depth in feet/27=cubic yards Sand = 2,700 lbs/cubic yards (*This value is specific to Sand) *2,700 lbs|1 Cu Yd * 1 Ton|2,000 lbs = 1.35 Ton|Cu Yd OR 1|1.35 = 0.74074 Cu Yd in 1 Ton of Sand Of course nature is not precise with sand and it's weight may varying to some degree based on the grain size, the moisture content, etc.

# How many tons are in a cubic yard?

Insufficient data to answer, a cubic yard is a measure of volume (3feet x 3feet x 3feet); whereas a ton is a measure of mass/weight (2000 pounds). Different materials have dif…ferent weights. A "yard" of feathers will weigh a lot less than a "yard" of mud. A cubic yard in shiping is counted as a ton.

# How many cubic yards are in one ton of traffic bond?

This web site has a calculator to determine how many cu yards and tons one needs of limestone "traffic bond". http://www.rwmillerandsons.com/prod04.htm Using that calc…ulator (and changing numbers until I got 1 ton) the calculator says I would need .66 cu yards.

# How many tons of sand in 3 cubic yards?

3 tons approx.

# How many tons in a cubic yard of sand?

Approximately one ton, it depends how dry it is, and can depend on the kind of sand it is, but generally you figure about a ton. A cubic yard of water weighs 1,674 lbs. , or 6…2 lbs per a cubit foot which contains approx 7.? gallons which weighs 8.33 lbs.

# How many cubic feet in one ton of sand?

Approximately 20 for dry sand. It varies a little depending on how fine the grains are.

# How many cubic meter in one ton of sand?

It will depend on type of sand ie fine,medium,coarse one cu mt per ton of sand will range between 1.4 ton to 2 ton

# How many cubic meter in one ton of fine sand?

1 cubic meter of fine sand is equal to 1.25 tons

# How many cubic yards of sand make 1 ton?

It depends. Is it: Sand, wet, packed Sand, dry Sand, loose Sand, rammed Sand, water filled Sand w/ Gravel, dry Sand w/ Gravel, wet

# How many cubic yards in 1 ton of loose sand?

Roughly one.

# How many cubic yard equal one ton?

It depends on the density of the item. One cubic yard of feathers would be much different than one cubic yard of gold.

# How many cubic yards are in 24.43 tons of sand?

That entirely depends on the type of sand, and how consistent the particle size is.

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# One ton of 57 limestone is how many cubic yards?

If i remember right i think its 1.2

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# How many cubic yards in one ton of gravel?

3 yards

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# How many square yards in one ton of sand?

That depends entirely on what kind of sand how deep you spread it. As an approximation, you could assume a bulk density for dry sand of about 110 lb/ft3. One ton (2000 lb) of …sand would thus be about 18.18 ft3 or 0.673 yd3. If you spread it 6 inches deep you could cover about 4 square yards. At a foot deep, you would cover 2 square yards. At 3 inches deep you would cover 8 square yards. At 1 inch deep you would cover 24 square yards Reported bulk densities for sand range from 78 lb/ft3 for molding sand to 130 lb/ft3 for moist sand.

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# How many cubic meters of sand for one ton?

Using building sand density @ 110 pounds per cubic foot (1.762 tonne per cubic metre) > volume = mass / density volume = 1 / 1.762 = 0.5675 cubic metres > Note: if you have a …different value for the sand density, replace 1.762 with your figure ( in tonnes per cubic metre) , and calculate.

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# How many cubic yard of grass equals one ton?

20'000