Pool filter sand is 50# per bag, each bag 1.2cu' DRY. I weighed a cup of sand which equalled

**12.45 ounces**(used**12.5 ounces**for computing purposes). So, 1 gallon of sand (16 cups) equals**200 ounces**or divided by 16 ounces/pound, equals**12.5 pounds**/gallon. a pound of sand weighs the same as a pound of feathers!Beside this, how much does 5 gallons of paint cover?

One

**gallon**can of**paint**will**cover**up to 400 square feet, which is enough to**cover**a small room like a bathroom. Two**gallon**cans of**paint cover**up to 800 square feet, which is enough to**cover**an**average**size room. This is the most common amount needed especially when considering second coat coverage.How much does a 5 gallon of water weigh?

The US gallon, which is equal to approximately

**3.785**L, is legally defined as 231 cubic inches. A US liquid gallon of water weighs about**8.34 pounds**or**3.78 kilograms**at 62 °F (17 °C), making it about 16.6% lighter than the imperial gallon. You asked:"How much does 5 gallons of water weight?"How much does a 5 gallon bucket of liquid weigh?

Answered Aug 21, 2015.

The US gallon, which is equal to approximately 3.785 L, is legally defined as 231 cubic inches. A US liquid gallon of water weighs about

The US gallon, which is equal to approximately 3.785 L, is legally defined as 231 cubic inches. A US liquid gallon of water weighs about

**8.34 pounds**or**3.78 kilograms**at 62 °F (17 °C), making it about 16.6% lighter than the imperial gallon.