How many acres are needed to drill an oil well?

Answer The 31 different oil-producing states that are members of the U.S. Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission (IOGCC) each have their own differing rules and regulations concerning the minimum acrea... Read More »

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How many acres are needed to grow a bushel of shelled corn?

The corn yield per acre of land varies depending on technology, climate, location and season. In 2007, the average production in Iowa was 171 bushels of shelled corn per acre of land, or 0.0058 acr... Read More »

How many acres of farm land are needed to feed one person?

To feed one person for a year to the current American dietary standards requires at least 1.2 acres of farm land. This varies due to certain considerations, such as the quality of the land and the ... Read More »

What size drill bit is needed for a 1/4-inch tap?

Drill-bit sizes will vary according to the size of tap. When drilling for a 1/4-24 NS tap, a #4 size drill bit is required; 1/4-28 NF requires a #3 drill bit; 1/4-32 NEF uses a 7/32 drill bit; and ... Read More »

What size drill bit is needed for a yellow rawlplug?

Rawlplugs are colour-coded by size; a yellow rawlplug requires a 5mm drill bit and a screw size between number 4 and number 8. Red, brown and blue rawlplugs are available for larger drill bit and s... Read More »