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 What's the material in your bucket weigh?

Here's a sampling from a page from my New Holland manual showing approx. weights of materials. It's handy when you're trying to size up your load.

As far as Kenny's weight, we'll have to take his word for it. That's his story and he's stickin' to it. : )

Pounds per cubic feet
Ashes...................... 35-52
Beans...................... 48
Wood chips................. 18
Dry clay................... 23-32
Wet concrete............... 86-111
Earth - dry loam........... 58-68
Earth - wet................ 100-104
Earth sand w/gravel........ 98
Gravel - dry............... 95
Gravel - wet............... 119
Ice - crushed.............. 37
Limestone -
crushed or loose........... 96-100
Oats....................... 26
Peanuts.................... 17
Peas....................... 48
Peat - solid............... 47
Potatoes................... 48
Rice....................... 48
Rye........................ 44
Salt rock or solid......... 135
Sand w/gravel - dry........ 108
Sand w/gravel - wet........ 125
Foundry sand............... 95
Shale...................... 88
Slag crushed............... 70
Slate...................... 130
Snow....................... 15-50
Soybeans................... 46
Sugar beat pulp - wet...... 35
Sulpher lumpy.............. 83
Taconite................... 107
Wheat...................... 48






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