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bobcatnj
10-23-2005, 09:03 AM
im goin to be doing a french drain. 50 ft long. i guessing 2 feet wide and 20 feet deep. how much stone would be needed?

Ron's Lawncare
10-23-2005, 09:15 AM
to fill it to the top 74 yards.


Ron

bobcatnj
10-23-2005, 10:30 AM
2 feet deep i mean hahahaha 20 ft am i nuts

PurpHaze
10-23-2005, 11:55 AM
7.4 cubic yds.

LB1234
10-23-2005, 08:05 PM
If I remember correctly???


It's about 1500#'s per yard for 3/4 Stone.

So at 8 yds you are looking at 6T of stone.


Anyone confirm???

sheshovel
10-24-2005, 02:03 AM
7&1/2 to 8 yards ...dont know how many tons

neversatisfiedj
10-24-2005, 11:27 AM
There is about 1 1/4 tons per yard

LB1234
10-24-2005, 07:04 PM
There is about 1 1/4 tons per yard

You're right...called stone place they told me to figure for 1.5 tons per yard. So at 8 yds you are looking at 12 tons