How Many Cubic Yards Are In A 55 Gallon Barrel?

How much does a 55 gallon drum full of dirt weigh?

Depends on composition.

You can be looking at 9 to 12 pounds per gallon.

probably 600 pound range with a not quite full drum of sifted dirt..

How much does a 55 gallon drum of concrete weigh?

There’s 7.48 gallons per cubic foot, so there are approximately 7.35 cubit feet in a 55 gallon drum. 3/4 full would be about 5-1/2 cubic feet. Concrete can vary by the mix, of course, but it’s pretty standard to figure 150 lbs/sq ft, or roughly 825 lbs.

How many cubic yards are in a barrel?

6.41187384There are 6.41187384 fluid barrels in a cubic yard. To convert cubic yards to fluid barrels, multiply the cubic yard value by 6.41187384.

How much can a 55 gallon drum feed?

It depends on the volume of feed per pound, but I can normally store about 250-300 lbs of layer feed or rabbit pellets in a 55 gallon drum.

How much concrete do I need to fill a 55 gallon drum?

As to how many bags….a 55 gallon drum filled clear to the top is actually closer to 60 gallons. And 60 gallons is 8 cu ft. So if you buy 60lb bags, those do 1/2 cu ft each so you would need 16 of them. IF you buy 80lb bags (2/3 cu ft) you would need 12 bags.

How many lbs are in a 55 gallon drum?

412.5 lbsMy 40 gallon holds exactly 300 lbs so a 55 gallon should hold exactly 412.5 lbs to be precise!

How do you convert gallons to barrels?

How to convert gallons to fluid barrels? 1 Gallon is equal to 0.031746031745 fluid barrel. To convert gallons to barrels, multiply the gallon value by 0.031746031745 or divide by 31.5.

How much does a 55 gallon drum of water weigh?

484 lbsWeight of a 55-gallon drum of water: 484 lbs (220 kg)