# Black & Decker BDCAL100 Instruction Manual page 13

Marksman material estimator

iii. Project : Tile
Find the number of tiles in various sizes to be used when
the coverage area and the grout width are given, or find
the area covered when number of tiles is known, or find
the number of tiles (in various sizes) to be used when the
distance is given.
Key
Example: To calculate the number of tiles in various sizes
you need to fill a floor measuring 5' x 80' ? Provided that
the grout width is 1/16 inch and 5% waste allowance is added.
[ON/C]
1[x/y]16[Store][Grout Width]
5[Feet][x]80[Feet] [=]
[+]5[Shift][%]
[Tile]
[Tile]
[Tile]
[Tile]
[Tile]
[Tile]
[Tile]
[Tile]
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CONTINUED
Key
[Tile]
[Tile]
[Tile]
Display
Example: To calculate the area covered by 200 tiles in
various sizes. (provided that the grout width is 1/16 inch.)
0.
0 - 1
[ON/C]
16
STO
GROUT INCH
1[x/y]16[Store][Grout Width]
400.
SQ. FEET
200[Tile]
420.
SQ. FEET
[Tile]
415.66 12
TILE
In
[Tile]
354.45 13
TILE
In
234.42 16
[Tile]
TILE
In
185.38 18
[Tile]
TILE
In
104.46 24
[Tile]
TILE
In
53573.98 1
[Tile]
TILE
In
14217.52 2
[Tile]
TILE
In
3664.59 4
TILE
In
Display
1645.54 6
TILE
In
930.41 8
TILE
In
597.31 10
TILE
In
0
1
0
16
STO
GROUT INCH
202.09 12
SQ FEET
In
236.98 13
SQ FEET
In
358.34 16
SQ FEET
In
453.13 18
SQ FEET
In
804.17 24
SQ FEET
In
1.57
1
SQ FEET
In
5.91
2
SQ FEET
In
22.92
4
SQ FEET
In
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