Standard Size. Wheelbarrows are available in a variety of volumes, typically from 2 cubic feet on up to much larger sizes such as 6 cubic feet for a contractor-grade wheelbarrow. A typical garden variety wheelbarrow with a deep basin holds approximately 3 cubic feet; the shallower ones typically hold 2 cubic feet.
Then, how many gallons of water does a wheelbarrow hold?
The average 8-cubic-foot wheelbarrow can hold about 60 gallons or 227 liters.
How much does a cubic yard of compost weight?
Weights for products will vary due to moisture content. Typically, mulch products weigh between 400-800 lbs. per cubic yard; Compost weighs between 1000 – 1600 lbs and soil blends weigh between 2200-2700 lbs.
How many wheelbarrows is a cubic meter of concrete?
A cubic meter of concrete weights about 2.5 tonne (2500 Kgs) and it takes about 25 builders barrows to move 1.0 metres of concrete. Each barrow weighing 100 Kgs approx. We recommend at least 1 builders barrow and 1 adult per cubic metre to move the concrete reasonably quickly.