Water Info

Formulas and Conversions for Water Main Design


This calculator is to find the bore length for PVC water main. This is based on information for yelowmine pipe.

 

BOre Length

X = Depth of Ditch in feet:

W = Width of Ditch in feet:

Click this button to calculate the bore length:

P = Minimum Bore and Pipe Length: Feet

L = Minimum Horizontal Length: Feet

Based on the following radii:

2 inch - 60 foot radius

3 inch - 90 foot radius

4 inch - 100 foot radius

6 inch - 150 foot radius

8 inch - 200 foot radius

10 inch - 250 foot radius

12 inch - 300 foot radius

16 inch - 400 foot radius