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Old 09-10-2012, 05:04 PM   #1
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what are the ingredients and mixing ratio

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what are the ingredients and mixing ratio



Are you asking for the proportions of a cubic yard of concrete?

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What is it your really trying to do? Walkway. stoop, driveway?
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There are zillions of concrete mixes for every occasion. How many of them would I mix by myself? None. I recommend getting bags of pre-mixed concrete from your local Hombre Depot. For more than that, call up a ready-mix supplier and have a truck bring it to you.

The long and the short of it, you'll need to provide much more information about what it is that you want us to answer.
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There are zillions of concrete mixes for every occasion. How many of them would I mix by myself? None. I recommend getting bags of pre-mixed concrete from your local Hombre Depot. For more than that, call up a ready-mix supplier and have a truck bring it to you.
Fully agree here. I bought a dozen bags of the pre-mix and it turned out fine. For one or five bags, you can mix it yourself in a bucket. More than that, I'd recommend renting a mixer. If it's a huge project like a whole patio or driveway, call a supplier and bring a truck.
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