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asked in category: General Last Updated: 24th March, 2020# What is a 1/2 face cord of wood?

**face cord**

**cord**(32 cubic feet) 4 feet x 8 feet x 16 inches = 1/3

**cord**(42.66 cubic feet) 4 feet x 8 feet x 24 inches =

**1/2 cord**(64 cubic feet, 1.8 cubic meters)

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Moreover, what is a 1/2 face cord of wood?

A full **cord of firewood** is an amount of **wood** that fills a space equal to 8 feet long, four feet high, and four feet deep. A ½ **face cord** is a stack of **wood** four feet high and four feet long. A **1**/4 **face cord** is **wood** stacked **2** feet high and 4 feet long.

Beside above, how many pieces is a half cord of wood? Since the **cord** refers to volume and not quantity, the number of **wood** in one **cord** can vary depending on how the **wood** is cut and it will also depend on what type of **wood** is being used. On average, a face **cord** is made up of 220 – 240 **pieces** of **wood**.

Likewise, how much wood is in a half face cord?

For example, a **face cord** commonly consists of **wood** that is 16 inches (41 cm) long. The volume of a **face cord** therefore is typically 1/3 of the volume of a full **cord** even though it is 8 feet (244 cm) long and 4 feet (122 cm) high.

How big is a cord of split wood?

How many square feet is in a piled and **split cord** of **wood**? A **cord** measures four feet high by four feet **wide** by eight feet **long** (4 ft. x 4 ft. x 8 ft.)