# how many pieces of wood are in a cord

220 鈥?240

• ### What are the dimensions of a cord of wood?

• Typically, cord measures 4 feet high, 4 feet wide and 8 feet long. To make cords, the individual wood logs should be stacked parallel to each other and should be as compact as possible. A face cord is not measured depending on the area in cubic inches. The measurement is not exact.

• ### How many cubic feet is a thrown cord of wood?

• A 6ft. truckload has 30%+- thrown cord and an 8ft. truckload have 45%+- of a thrown cord. Every piece of wood in a thrown cord is usually between 12 and 16 inches long. When wood pieces are sold in lengths of 2 feet the total thrown cord volume is at 195 cubic feet.

• ### How many cords of wood are in a stake?

• Since a cord is 128 cubic feet, divide the number of cubic feet in your stack by 128. That will tell you how many cords you have. The common dimension to get a cord of wood is 4鈥檟4鈥檟8, but there are many dimensions that will add up to 128 cubic feet. Examples are 2x4x16 and 1x4x32.

• ### How much is a cord of firewood?

• What is a cord? There are differences between the way many people measure firewood, but a true legal cord of wood is 128 cubic feet of stacked wood. To calculate a cord of wood simple multiply Width x Height x Length and divide that by 128. That will tell you how many cords you have.