# How much will a dump truck load of gravel cover?

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A 10-wheel dump truck carries 12 to 20 tons of gravel or around 8 to 10 yards depending on the rock size and type.

## How far will a dump truck load of gravel go?

When it comes to gravel, an ideal average is about 3,000 lbs per yard. A dump truck (pickup truck sized) can carry 1 yard and three-axle dump truck can carry about 16.5 yards of gravel. Always make sure to check the truck owner’s manual for exact weight capacity.

## How many square feet does a dump truck of gravel cover?

A ton of gravel can cover anywhere from 20 square feet to 240 square feet depending on depth.

How many square feet does a ton of gravel cover?

PRODUCT COVERAGE RATE PER TON OF MATERIAL
1”-3” Rip Rap 90 Square Feet
3/4”, 7/8,” 1” Screened Gravel 100 Square Feet @ 2” depth

## How do I calculate how much gravel I need?

Length in feet x Width in feet x Depth in feet (inches divided by 12). Take the total and divide by 21.6 (the amount of cubic feet in a ton). The final figure will be the estimated amount of tons required.

## How many cubic feet is a truckload of gravel?

Depending upon your wheelbarrow size (i.e. 2 or 3 cubic feet per wheelbarrow load), it will take 9 to 14 full loads to equal 1 cubic yard. The chart below shows how many full wheelbarrow loads it takes to equal the specified number of cubic yards.

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## How much is a dump truck full of gravel cost?

A truck load of gravel costs \$1,350 or more with a 10-yard minimum, including delivery and spreading based on the rock type, amount, truck size (double or tri-axle), and travel distance. Most rock-fill jobs use a 3-man crew plus a tractor for \$46 per hour that spread 12 cubic yards per hour.

## What area will 1 ton of gravel cover?

Therefore if you wish to apply them at a 50mm depth (the normal depth for a driveway) one tonne will cover 14 square metres. For pedestrian pathways, 35mm is normally sufficient in which case 1 tonne will be sufficient to cover approximately 20 square metres.

## How many yards are in a ton of gravel?

1 cubic yard of gravel weight is 2800 lb, in United States, 1 ton of gravel is equal to 2000 pounds, convert tons of gravel to cubic yards = 2000/2800 = 0.714 cubic yards, so there are 0.714 cubic yards in a ton of gravel.

## What area will a 25kg bag of gravel cover?

As a rule of thumb 1 of our 25kg bags will cover an area of 0.25m to a recommended depth of 50mm.