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1/4″ Minus River Rock

Picked-up: $40.00 /cubic yard

A crushed 1/4” river rock with fines. Light gray in color. Due to the amount of fines, 1/4” minus has a very high compaction rate, making it ideal for walkways and as a base for pavers or flagstone. It can also be used to repair small potholes.

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Description

A crushed 1/4” river rock with fines. Light gray in color. Due to the amount of fines, 1/4” minus has a very high compaction rate, making it ideal for walkways and as a base for pavers or flagstone. It can also be used to repair small potholes.

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

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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