# How much does dry firewood weigh?

## How much does dry firewood weigh?

Some factors include how dry the wood is, the specific species in the wood, and how green the wood is. However, a standard cord of wood weighs anything from 2000 to 3000 pounds. This is the weight assuming that the wood is dried correctly, and is not greenwood.

### How much does a half a cord of oak firewood weigh?

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Wood Type Lbs. per cord – wet Lbs. per cord – dry
Fir 3585 2104
Maple 4585 3680
Mulberry 4712 3712
Oak, red 4888 3528

How much does a cord of seasoned oak firewood weigh?

An average cord of seasoned firewood weighs 2,000 to 3,000 pounds and can be carried in a 1/2-ton or 3/4-ton pickup.

How much does oak weight per foot?

A: Calculate weight, Mike, using the formula: density × volume. Well-dried, seasoned oak has of a density of about 3.6 pounds per board foot.

## How do you estimate the weight of an oak log?

Estimated Log Weight = A x (A x (B x 0.5454)) / 100 x C

1. Where:
2. A = Log Diameter in Inches.
3. B = Log Length in Feet.
4. C = Type of Wood Value.

### How long does it take to season oak firewood?

When using the air-drying method, you can expect oak firewood to take about six to 24 months to fully cure. If your oak firewood is still green and has a high moisture content of about 70% to 80%, allowing it to air dry for six months to two years should result in a moisture content of 20% or lower.

How much does a cord of dry oak weigh?

TABLE 1. Firewood Facts (Sorry for any gaps in the data)

Species Weight (lbs./ Cord) Green Weight (lbs./ Cord) Dry
Oak, Red 4888 3528
Oak, White 5573 4200
Osage-orange 5120 4728
Pine, Lodgepole 2610

How much is a cord of oak worth?

Firewood Pricing by Type

Firewood Type Average Price Range Per Cord
Oak \$180 – \$600
Maple \$300 – \$450
Mesquite \$300 – \$660
Ash \$360 – \$420

## How much does dry oak weigh?

Average Dry Weight

Average Dry Weight (kg/m3) Specie Name
47 lbs/ft3 (770) Mirindiba
48 lbs/ft3 (770) Quarter Sawn White Oak
48 lbs/ft3 (770) White Oak

### How do you calculate the weight of oak logs?

How heavy is a large oak tree?

Tree weight: 14.385 tonnes

Stem to timber height 6,036kg
Branchwood to 7cm 6,137kg
Branchwood 7 – 4cm 1,000kg
Lop & top < 4cm 1,212kg
Total Weight 14,385kg

How much does a green oak log weigh?

So a correct statement in the original article should have been that oaks and hickories average between 60 and 70 pounds per cubic foot green.