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Mulch Calculator For Those That Are Math Deprived

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by Mr_Marc, Oct 21, 2002.

  1. Mr_Marc

    Mr_Marc LawnSite Member
    Messages: 218

    Let me know what you think?
     

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  2. LonghornShortgrass

    LonghornShortgrass LawnSite Member
    Messages: 16

    :) Marc, that calculator works great! Thanks for taking the time to develop it. I am not totally 'Math Deprived', but it sure saves some time. Also, to use it as a 'sod calculator', just type in 36 in the inches data block, it gives you the total square yards of sod needed. :angel:
     
  3. stslawncare

    stslawncare LawnSite Bronze Member
    from DE
    Messages: 1,484

    for some reason i cant down load attachments on here, could u please email it to me at ssbhfc@aol.com
     
  4. JimLewis

    JimLewis LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,872

    I love it! That's very cool. I can usually estimate stuff like this pretty dang good just by sight. But this will come in handy from time to time I am sure. I wish there was a way to take it with me! (I don't have a laptop).
     
  5. Mykster

    Mykster LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 668

    Wouldn't let me view it either.

    Instead of trying to work all the figures out in my head or paper, I bought a construction calculater(www.calculated.com) that ables me to convert my measrements to sq ft, than again to sq yds and tells me how much cu. yds I will need for that particular application. It's a great little tool.
     
  6. Mr_Marc

    Mr_Marc LawnSite Member
    Messages: 218

    MicroSoft Excell or MS Works spread sheet needed to work with the file. Sorry I should have put that in the first post.
     
  7. williamslawn

    williamslawn LawnSite Member
    from SC
    Messages: 202

    Anyone looking at www.calculated.com needs to check out their payroll calculator it is great!!
     
  8. rkbrown

    rkbrown LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 533

  9. Mr_Marc

    Mr_Marc LawnSite Member
    Messages: 218

    You will need Microsoft Excell or MS works Spread sheet.

    Now you can caculate how many bags you need. Also it will figure circles. I hope I got the math right?
     

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  10. stslawncare

    stslawncare LawnSite Bronze Member
    from DE
    Messages: 1,484

    could u email me that one too please? sorry for the trouble. moderators when i click download a new screen comes up asking for passwords and stuff and it wont accept mine.
     

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