Coal Bin Size

Coal Bin Size

PostBy: Guest On: Wed Jun 08, 2005 3:59 pm

I want to build a coal bin to hold 6 ton of rice coal, how big should it be? Length, width,height. :roll:
Guest
 

PostBy: Richard S. On: Wed Jun 08, 2005 11:06 pm

Approximately 40 cubic feet per ton, it's not exact and making room for a extra ton or so is always advisable unless your building outside and you'll have complete access to it. 8x8x4 will fit approximately 6.4 tons.
Richard S.
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: Van Wert VA1200
Coal Size/Type: Buckwheat/Anthracite