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  • How much sand do i need to fill a 60 foot roundpen

 
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    04-25-2011, 01:03 PM
  #1
Green Broke
How much sand for a 60' round pen?

Does anyone know how much sand would be the right amount to fill
A 60' foot round pen???

Thanks in advance! :)
     
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    04-25-2011, 04:01 PM
  #2
Yearling
Subscribing, I'd like to know how to go fom a grassy field as a round pen surface to a nice sandy surface area.
     
    04-25-2011, 04:54 PM
  #3
Banned
It depends on how deep you want your footing, etc.


Otherwise it is basic math.

Pi x radius squared = the area, to get volume multiply times depth.

60' diameter round pen = 2827.43sqft.

Lets say you want it 3", 3" = .25ft so the volume would be 706.86ft3.

1 cubic foot = .037 cubic yards

706.86 cubic feet = 26 cubic yards.
     
    04-25-2011, 04:58 PM
  #4
Started
Basically, a lot! Lol :P
     

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