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`TC = TL *( 10.61 )/( 20 )`

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The **Rebar Cost** calculator computes the total cost (**TC**) of rebar based on the length being purchased(**TL**), length of the individual pieces being bought (**uL**) and unit price (**uC**) of one piece of rebar.

**INSTRUCTIONS:** Choose units and enter the following:

- (
**TL**) Total Length of Rebar being purchased - (
**PO**) Percent Overage to account for waste - (
**uL**) Length of pieces of rebar (stick) being purchased (e.g. 20 ft, 40 ft or 60 ft) - (
**uC**) Cost of one piece (stick) of rebar. (Default is current price of 20 ft size 4 stick)

**Cost of Rebar (TC):** The calculator returns the following:

- total cost of the rebar in U.S. Dollars
- number of rebar sticks, and
- total length accounting for overage in feet.

Values with units can be automatically converted to compatible units (e.g. dollars to pesos) via the pull-down menu.

The following are price estimates of rebar products based on the current market price of steel and a reasonable markup from raw steel to retail rebar product.

Current Rebar Price Estimate (2022-12-08) |
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Rebar Size |
20' Price |
40' Price |

3 | $6.13 USD | $10.58 USD |

4 | $10.61 USD | $19.06 USD |

5 | $15.77 USD | $29.18 USD |

6 | $22.74 USD | $42.45 USD |

8 | $39.64 USD | $72.88 USD |

You have computed that you need 840 feet of 1/2" (size #4) grade 60 rebar using the Rebar Calc at vCalc. You've shopped around and found that you can buy rebar for $10.61 USD per 20 foot piece at a rebar factory store. You can now use this calculator to compute total cost of rebar.

You enter:

**TL**= 840 feet**uL**= 20 feet. This is the length of the individual pieces of rebar you can buy.**uC**= $10.61 USD. This is a unit cost of $10.61 USD for #4 20' grade 60 pieces.

**Cost of Rebar (TC)** is returned at current market price for that length in U.S. dollars.

**Rebar and Concrete in a Slab:**The calculator returns all of the following:**Total Length**of rebar in feet**Total Weight**of rebar in pounds**Total Volume**of concrete in cubic yards. Note: this accounts for the concrete displaced by rebar.**Total Weight of Slab**in pounds. Note: this includes the weight of rebar and concrete.

- Length of Rebar in Grid
- Weight of Rebar in Grid
- Rebar in a Wall
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- Rebar in a Circular Slab
- Rebar Lapping Length
- Rebar Cost Estimate
- Weight of Length of Rebar
- Concrete Displaced by Rebar
- Compute the
**Total Weight of a Slab with Rebar** - Spanish Version:
**Calculadora de Barras de Refuerzo** - Current Price Estimate of 20' Size 3 rebar stick ($6.13 USD)
- Current Price Estimate of 40' Size 3 rebar stick ($10.58 USD)
- Current Price Estimate of 20' Size 4 rebar stick ($10.61 USD)
- Current Price Estimate of 40' Size 4 rebar stick ($19.06 USD)
- Current Price Estimate of 20' Size 5 rebar stick ($15.77 USD)
- Current Price Estimate of 40' Size 5 rebar stick ($29.18 USD)
- Current Price Estimate of 20' Size 6 rebar stick ($22.74 USD)
- Current Price Estimate of 40' Size 6 rebar stick ($42.45 USD)
- Current Price Estimate of 20' Size 8 rebar stick ($39.64 USD)
- Current Price Estimate of 40' Size 8 rebar stick ($72.88 USD)