# what does a rick of wood measure

## Best answer

1/3 the size of a cord

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• ### How big is a Rick of wood?

• A rick of wood is an informal measure of firewood, and it鈥檚 typically 1/3 the size of a cord. A typical rick would be a stack of wood measuring 4 ft. X 8 ft. X 16 in., with a volume of roughly 43 cubic feet.

• ### How many firewoods in a Rick of wood?

• So to answer the question; it is impossible to tell how many firewoods or how large a rick of wood is unless you talk to a supplier. A cord is a standard way to measure firewood. It measures 4 feet x 4 feet x 8 feet, or 128 cubic feet. A standard cord is piled a 4 feet x 8 feet stack and this can be called a rick.

• ### What does Rick mean in firewood?

• A Rick or Rack meaning the same is the amount of firewood stacked in a space of 4鈥?high by 8鈥?long by 鈥渙ne row鈥?of the length of the stick. A Face Cord is also, one row, of the same 4鈥?by 8鈥?space.

• ### How many cubic feet is a 4×8 Rick?

• It measures 4 feet x 4 feet x 8 feet, or 128 cubic feet. A standard cord is piled a 4 feet x 8 feet stack and this can be called a rick. You can also use a rick to refer to any kind of stacked material as well.