Contents

- 1 How much does a concrete truck weigh with 10 yards of concrete?
- 2 How far away can a concrete truck pour?
- 3 How much is a truck load of cement?
- 4 How much concrete do I need for a 40×60 slab?
- 5 How much does a yard of concrete cover 4 inches thick?
- 6 How many 80lb bags of concrete make a yard?
- 7 Can you pour concrete directly on dirt?
- 8 How many wheelbarrows are in a yard of concrete?
- 9 Can a concrete truck drive on my yard?
- 10 Can I pour a 2 inch concrete slab?
- 11 How much does it cost to pour a 12×12 concrete slab?
- 12 Is it cheaper to mix your own concrete?
- 13 How much concrete do I need for a 30×50 slab?
- 14 How many bags of concrete do I need for a post hole?
- 15 How much does 2 yards of concrete cost?

## How much does a concrete truck weigh with 10 yards of concrete?

If a **truck** is carrying **10** cubic **yards**, then the **weight** of the **concrete** is approximately 40,000 lb. The **truck** will **weigh** approximately 26,000 lb. for a total of 66,000 lb.

## How far away can a concrete truck pour?

On average, the farthest **distance concrete can** be placed using a chute is 18 feet, measured from the **truck’s** tires to the point of discharge.

## How much is a truck load of cement?

One full **truckload of concrete** is about 10 cubic yards and **costs** between $1,169 and $1,444 depending on the PSI mix. Anything less than a full **truckload** is considered a short **load** which adds $53 per cubic yard to your final **price**.

## How much concrete do I need for a 40×60 slab?

On average, the amount of **concrete** you will **need** for a 40×60 **slab** for a barndominium will be $9,500 to $14,400. This calculation takes into factor the area of the **slab**, the cost of the **concrete** mix, and the national average of labor and materials you will **need** for the job.

## How much does a yard of concrete cover 4 inches thick?

One Cubic **Yard of Concrete**: **4**–**inches thick** – **covers** 81 square feet. 5-**inches thick** – **covers** 65 square feet.

## How many 80lb bags of concrete make a yard?

**how many 80lb bags of concrete** are in a **yard**? You will need 45 **bags of concrete** mix to **make** a cubic **yard** of **concrete**. There’s 27 cubic feet of **concrete** in a cubic **yard**.

## Can you pour concrete directly on dirt?

Long story short, yes **you can pour concrete** over **dirt**.

## How many wheelbarrows are in a yard of concrete?

**Wheelbarrow** Sizes to **Yards**

Or, as you may see them 2 or 3 cubic foot sized **wheelbarrows**. For instance, it takes 14 – 2 cubic sized **wheelbarrows** to equal 1 **yard**.

## Can a concrete truck drive on my yard?

The pumper **truck does** seem like the best idea, unless you have a bunch of friends with wheelbarrows who are willing to help. BTW, a fully loaded **cement truck can** weight up to 70,000 lbs (per quick search), so probably a not a good idea to **drive** it across the **yard**. Empty they are close to 30,000 lbs.

## Can I pour a 2 inch concrete slab?

If done properly, new **concrete can** often be **poured** right over an existing **slab**. For this to be feasible, the contractor needs to **pour** at least **2 inches** thick, use smaller aggregate, and incorporate reinforcement such as welded wire mesh or fiber mixed into the **concrete**.

## How much does it cost to pour a 12×12 concrete slab?

How much does a 12×12 concrete slab cost? The average cost to pour a 12×12 concrete slab that is 4” thick is between **$888** and $1,584, with professional labor and materials included.

## Is it cheaper to mix your own concrete?

One of the least expensive ways to get **concrete** is to **mix your own**. You can buy bags of the **mix** from a home improvement store. Typically, you only have to add water for it to be ready to pour. Otherwise, you risk getting a weaker **concrete** once it cures, which could lead to cracks or crumbles within a couple of years.

## How much concrete do I need for a 30×50 slab?

Concrete Slab Cost Calculator

Size (in feet) | Approximate Cost |
---|---|

30×30 | $5,400 |

30×40 | $7,200 |

30×50 |
$9,000 |

40×40 | $9,600 |

## How many bags of concrete do I need for a post hole?

Mix two 50lb **bags of concrete** with water in a mixing tub or 5-gallon bucket. Add **concrete** into the **hole** and around the 4” x 4”. Depending on your climate, let **concrete** set up for 24 – 48 hours.

## How much does 2 yards of concrete cost?

According to the NRMCA – Ready Mixed **Concrete** Industry Data Survey, the **average cost** of **concrete** in 2018 was $120 per cubic yard, or $240 for the **2** cubic **yards** needed for a typical 10-by-10-foot patio.

Bulk **Concrete Prices**.

Cubic Yards |
Price Range |
---|---|

1* | $140-$200 |

2* |
$280-$400 |

3* | $420-$600 |

4* | $560-$800 |