Does quikrete come in tubes?

QUIKRETE® QUIK-TUBES® are available in 4′ (1.2 M) lengths with 8″ (203 mm), 10″ (254 mm) or 12″ (305 mm) diameters. Also available regionally in 10-foot (3 M) and 12-foot (3.7 M) lengths.

What is quick tube used for?

The QUIK-TUBE™ Building Form is a great way for homeowners and contractors to create everything from lamp post bases to deck supports. QUIK-TUBE™ rigid fiber building forms are the ideal method of pouring cylinder-shaped concrete foundations for deck and porch supports and other load bearing applications.

What sizes does sonotube come in?

Available in 6″, 8″, 10″ and 12″ diameters in standard lengths of 4′. Sonotube® Tube Base® footing forms are used in conjunction with Sonotube concrete forms for added strength, increased stability and greater bearing capacity.

Can I use fast setting concrete for deck footings?

Fast-setting concrete, all-purpose gravel, QUIK-TUBE® building form. For structural or load-bearing applications, such as concrete footings for deck posts, or for securing any post in sandy soil, follow the steps on pages 59 to 60, using concrete forms to build the footings or set the posts.

How much concrete do I need for 8 sonotube?

Concrete Requirements Size Chart

Diameter (in.) Height of Column
6 .022 .117
8 .039 .206
10 .061 .323
12 .087 .466

How wide should a hole be for a 6×6 post?

A 6×6 post requires a 10″-diameter hole. Shovel a 6″ layer of gravel into the hole to provide drainage.

Can you use quikrete for deck posts?

QUIKRETE QUIK-TUBE forms are the best way to build new concrete footings for deck supports. Decks and other permanent structures require deck supports and footings made from structure strength concrete mix. QUIKRETE 5000 is recommended for footing applications because of its heavy duty, 5000 PSI strength.

Does quikrete cure faster than concrete?

it’s very strong and sets much quicker than traditional concrete. If you doing a job that’s time sensitive, like installing fence posts, you’ll love having a concrete that hardens fast. Quikrete fast setting concrete is just as strong as regular concrete.