2013115ensp enspThus you need 1 5 12375 2475 cubic yards of cement and 4 5 12375 99 cubic yards of sandgravel I hope your bags of cement have a volume measurement on them If not then there is a web site in the UK that has the density of Portland Cement as 1506 kgcum Write back if you need to use this density and you have trouble with the
Make custom concrete or cementbased mixes use portland cement to create custom mixes where a thickness of 2 inches 5 cm or more is needed available in 40 kg bags high quality cement for creating custom concrete and cementbased blends mix with various
The calculator will indicate the number of 50 lb bags you will need to coat all sides of your wall with quikwall surface bonding cement all yields are approximate and do not allow for uneven application thickness waste etc
This mixture may need to be modified depending on the aggregate used to provide a concrete of the right workability one may also ask how do you mix white portland cement measure out one part white cement six parts white sand and one part lime for consistent measuring use containers of the same size to scoop and level each part
2010726ensp enspi am doing a concrete slab but how do i figure out how many bags of portland cement sand and gravel do i need can someone please tell me the slab will be 9 x 13 and 5 inches thick and i dont want to use the ready mix concrete i would like to do it the old fashion way
201053ensp enspnormally i would use 2x25kg bags of portland cement and 12 tonne of sand500kg to lay that amount of bwork so having said that you probably need 55 bags of that product and some plasticiser to add to the water this makes the mix easier to work withi am assuming theres sand in that product also
201921ensp enspthese materials do not alter the process emissions from producing clinker but have significantly lower embodied emissions than clinker and in reducing the need for it they lower the embodied emissions of the final material used currently they account for about 20 of cementitious material used in the uk cement and concrete industries
For example if you use two buckets of portland cement you would need to use six buckets of sand six buckets of aggregate and two buckets of water curing the concrete concrete requires approximately 28 days of curing time it is important that during the first seven days after you pour it you wet the concrete surface daily this will allow
2 ensp enspstep 1 calculate the volume of cement mortar required we are calculating it for 100 m and 12 mm thickness assumption so volume of plaster area x thickness 100 x 0012 12 m this is a wet volume that means we need this quantity of mortar after mixing so we need to define the dry volume what would be the materials quantity to be dropped into the mixer
20101021ensp enspthe preslope is the base on which the pvc liner will sit mine slopes from 1 at the walls to 14 at the drain the calculator will figure out your slope and how much deck mud you need deck mud is 5 parts sand to 1 part portland cement see john bridge deck mud for more details theres a 90 chance your floor is not level
While there are many types of cement portland cement is the most commonly used cement and is an ingredient in concrete mortar and plasters concrete can be purchased in multiple forms including in 60 or 80pound bags or delivered in large amounts by specialized concrete mixer trucks proper mixing is essential for the production of strong
Quikrete 94 lb portland cement is a high strength cement designed for a number of different applications it can be mixed with aggregate to make basecoat stucco concrete and mortar quikrete 94 lb portland cement is a commercial grade cement that can handle any number of heavy applications including structural construction and repair
How much building sand and cement do i need to lay 100 standard concrete blocks on flat retaining garden walls with 10mm bed assuming a 51 mortar mix thanks for the reply rjh would that be about 600kg of sand 120kg 5 bags portland cement then
2006225ensp enspthe average amount of energy needed to create 1 gramm of portland cement is at least 1700 joulethe world production of cement in 2002 was 1800 million metric tons a quick calculation to find out how much energy was needed to create that much cement would be nice 1800000000000000 gramm cement times 1700 joule equals
2020327ensp enspaccording to quikretes online calculator the amount of concrete needed for a 10 by 10foot slab depends on the thickness of the slab for a 4inch slab either eight 60pound or six 80pound bags are required while for a 6inch slab either 12 60pound or nine 80pound bags are necessary
No cement sand and gravel makes concrete when water is added so if you dont put sand and gravel in it you will have cement when concrete is wet it is just uncured concrete i have worked with the stuff for two years now its not much time but enough to know that i am right
2010123ensp enspi need to make a concrete base that is 6ft x 22ft x 5ins how much concrete ect do i need also what do i need to make it ie cement gravel sand ballast if
Typically the mix would be four sand and one cement ten sand and half a bag of cement per mixer load with adequate mortar plastiscer and water to allow for the right consistency laying bricks on a regular 10mm bed of mortar will allow you to lay 100 bricks per a mini mix load of mortar and you will get ten mixes out of a tonne of soft sand which will need five 25kg bags of cement these
Most people call concrete cement when in fact cement is just one ingredient along with sand aggregate and water that is used to make concrete if youre mixing the concrete by hand and you need to calculate the amount of premixed concrete bags needed to do your project this calculator will also figure the amount of bags you need
Click to see full answer people also ask how much quikrete do i need for a fence post remember the depth of the post hole should be onehalf of the aboveground post height example for a 6 feet above ground post use a post with an overall height of 9 feet and place 3 feet in the ground the calculator will indicate the number of 50 lb bags of quikrete fastsetting concrete you need
2018226ensp ensphow many bags of concrete do i need how much concrete do i need concrete bags regular concrete mix sold at lumberyards and home centers comes in different sized bags ranging from 40 to 80 pounds an 80pound bag yields approximately 060 cubic feet of concrete 60pound bags yield 045 cubic feet and 40pound bags just 030 cubic feet
How much cement sand and stone do you need for 1 cubic meter of concre a basic 123 mix is 5 12 cubic feet of portland cement a wheelbarrow depending on its size holds 12 to 1 cubic
2018321ensp enspthe terms concrete and cement are often used interchangeably but cement is actually an ingredient in concrete the basic ingredients of concrete are portland cement sand and water portland cement is the type used most often in the mixing of concrete its not a brand of cement but a generic term much as stainless is a type of steel
He suggested a six yard mix that is six 94 lb sacks of portland cement per cubic yard he quoted 99 a yard plus 4 per mile from the plant in november 2010 in northern nevada so for more than
2020215ensp enspingredient ratios sometimes vary from taking advantage of this fact a mixture of a very rigid concrete would use 1 part of cement 3 parts of sand and 4 parts of gravel a recipe for a more practical lot would be 1 part of cement 2 parts of sand and 2 parts of gravel
1 cement 25 sand 4 aggregate is ok for fence posts 13bags of cement per cubic metre the more cement the more costly of course so dont over do it note these are 20kg bags of general purpose cement prev cisco ssl vpn using openconnect demonstration video next fedora 16
Enter the number of 8 inch x 2 inch x 4 inch bricks or 8 inch x 8 inch x 16 inch blocks you plan to use for your project the calculator will indicate the number of 60 or 80 pound bags of quikrete mortar mix you need to construct your project with a 38 inch mortar joint
Portland cement is anhydrous and forms a hydraulic cement when water is added this called hydration hardening of the concrete when using portland cement alone you only need add enough water to completely hydrate it causing the clinker sulphates and gypsum to dissolve producing a pourable alkaline sulfaterich solution
2019916ensp enspmixing concrete is like baking a cake or making biscuits or making bread all use a similar recipe and have the same basic ingredients but in different proportions to get a different result concrete is like that because all concrete isnt the