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What are some popular crushed stone grades?

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Crushed stone comes in several grades, and some of the most popular grades are #5, #67, #1, #8, #3, #10, #57 and #411. Crushed stone is used primarily in construction, while homeowners commonly use grade #57 for driveways and landscaping.

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What are some popular crushed stone grades?
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Crushed stone is comprised of several stones, including limestone, quartzite, granite, gravel and argillite. Crushed stone is graded by the size of the stone. Crushed stone grade #1 is the largest with the stone size between 2 and 4 inches. Crushed stone grade #411 is the finest grade, made out of a mixture of crushed stone grade #57 and stone dust.

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