Temp Control, Weight, Mathematical Conversions and Vermiculite Coverage Charts

Temperature Control   Weight
Fahrenheit -32 x 0.555 = centigrade
Centigrade x 1. 8 + 32 = Fahrenheit
  1 U.S. Gallon of Water = 8.33 lbs
1 Cubit foot of water = 62.35 lbs
1 Kilogram (litre) = 2.2 lbs
1 Imperial Gallon = 10.00 lbs.
     
     
Mathematical Conversions    
Pounds x .0454 = Kilograms
Kilograms x 2.205 = Pounds
Ounces x 28.53 = Grams
Grams x 0.0353 = Meters
Meters x 3.729 = Feet
  U.S. Gallons x 3.785 = Liters
Liters x 0.264 = U.S. Gallons
U.S. Gallons x 0.0038 = Cubic Meters
Cubic Meters x 0.833 = Imperial Gallons
Imperial Gallons x 1.201 = U.S. Gallons

 

Vermiculite Coverage
Approximate Number of Bags Required Based on a 2" Bottom

Rectangle Vermiculite Cement Ultra-Mix/Pre-Mix
16x32 32 16 64
16x36 36 18 71
18x36 41 20 81
20x40 50 25 100
Grecian      
16' 6" x 32' 6" 32 16 64
16' 6" x 35' 6" 36 18 71
17' 10" x 35' 10" 41 20 81
20' 9" x 40' 9" 47 23 94

Created: 01/31/2006