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1/4″ Minus Quarry Rock

Picked-up: $46.00 /cubic yard

1/4” angular basalt rock with fines and is dark gray in color. It is mined from quarries in the Willamette Valley. Very durable and tight compacting rock, ideal for walkways and parking areas. It can also be used as a base for setting flagstone or pavers.

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Description

1/4” angular basalt rock with fines and is dark gray in color. It is mined from quarries in the Willamette Valley. Very durable and tight compacting rock, ideal for walkways and parking areas. It can also be used as a base for setting flagstone or pavers.

Tip: Due to the high compaction rate, 1/4″ minus quarry will not drain quite as well as 3/4″ minus quarry.

Calculating Material

Volume

1,728 cubic inches = 1 cubic foot
27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard
7.5 cubic yards = 1 unit
One 5 gallon bucket = 0.67 cubic foot

Area

144 square inches = 1 square foot
9 square feet = 1 square yard
43,560 square feet = 1 acre

How much area will a cubic yard cover at a given depth?

At 1/2″ deep, 640 square feet
At 1″ deep, 324 square feet
At 2″ deep, 162 square feet
At 3″ deep, 108 square feet
At 4″ deep, 81 square feet
At 6″ deep, 54 square feet
At 12″ deep, 27 square feet

Material weights

Please note weights can vary due to moisture content.
Bark Mulch: 500-800 lbs/cubic yard
Compost: 800-1,100 lbs/cubic yard
Soils: 1,300-2,000 lbs/cubic yard
Gravel: 2,000-2,500 lbs/cubic yard
Sand: 2,000-2,300 lbs/cubic yard

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