Saturday, January 1, 2011

Chord of firewood

How much is a chord of firewood?
Knowing how much a cord of firewood is and what it is Will help you decide if you are getting value for money from your firewood supplier

A cord of firewood is a measurement of how much firewood there is!

A cord of firewood is 128 cubic feet of tightly stacked firewood. a cord can come in all different shapes as long as in adds up to 128 cubic feet. The most common example of a cord is a 4 feet by 4 feet by 8 feet stack of wood ( 4′x4′x8′ ) this adds up to 128 cubic feet eg 4x4x8=128

Other examples

 2 feet by 4 feet by 16 feet = 128 cubic feet
2 foot by 4 feet by 32 feet = 128 cubic feet

Firewood cord or is it Firewood chord

which way is it spelt?
the correct way to spell chord as in the firewood measurement is actually cord
A chord is actually to do with music!