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YARDofSTUF
10-22-03, 11:24 AM
1500?

RoundEye
10-22-03, 11:27 AM
5280 feet.....and my new "backyard" is about 2900 feet deep. :eek:

:D

....I'm sure glad I don't have to cut the grass.

Forgetful
10-22-03, 11:28 AM
5,280

IMFKR
10-22-03, 11:29 AM
5,280 feet=1 mile statute

6,080.4 feet=1 mile nautical

63,360 inches=1 mile statute

72,963 inches=1 mile nautical

:)

MadDoctor
10-22-03, 11:33 AM
196 lbs. flour make 1 barrel
200 lbs. beef or pork make 1 barrel
135 lbs. potatoes make 1 barrel
135 lbs. apples make 1 barrel
280 lbs. salt make 1 barrel
350 lbs. sugar make 1 barrel
100 lbs. nails make a keg
2150.42 Cubic Inches makes 1 bushel
231 Cubic Inches make 1 gallon
43,560 Square Feet make 1 acre
5280 Feet make 1 mile 128 Cubic Feet make a cord
1 gallon water about 8 1/3 lbs.
1 gallon milk about 8 3/5 lbs.
1 gallon kerosene about 6 1/2 lbs.
1 cubic foot of water about 62 1/2 pounds
1 - 3 inches equals 1 size in measuring boots and shoes
4 inches equals 1 hand in measuring horses
1 link equals 7.92 inches
1 rod equals 25 links, 16 1/2 feet
1 chain equals four rods, 66 feet
1 mile equals 80 chains, 5280 feet

SeedOfChaos
10-22-03, 11:43 AM
10 mm = 1 cm
100 cm = 1 m
1000 m = 1 km

gotta love the metric system... :D

oh, and at room temperature (20C) and normal pressure (1 bar):
1 l of water = 1 kg
1 l = 1000 cm^3 = 10 cm x 10 cm x 10 cm of water... :D

YARDofSTUF
10-22-03, 12:05 PM
Originally posted by SeedOfChaos
10 mm = 1 cm
100 cm = 1 m
1000 m = 1 km

gotta love the metric system... :D

oh, and at room temperature (20C) and normal pressure (1 bar):
1 l of water = 1 kg
1 l = 1000 cm^3 = 10 cm x 10 cm x 10 cm of water... :D

i know, metric is soo much easier!

fastchevy
10-22-03, 12:07 PM
<----- 8" :p :D

IMFKR
10-22-03, 12:09 PM
Originally posted by fastchevy
<----- 8cm :p :D

Fixed:p

fastchevy
10-22-03, 12:13 PM
Originally posted by PradxDit
Fixed:p
ROTF! I knew that was coming ;)

Joint Chiefs of Staff
10-22-03, 01:19 PM
Originally posted by MadDoctor
196 lbs. flour make 1 barrel
200 lbs. beef or pork make 1 barrel
135 lbs. potatoes make 1 barrel
135 lbs. apples make 1 barrel
280 lbs. salt make 1 barrel
350 lbs. sugar make 1 barrel
100 lbs. nails make a keg
2150.42 Cubic Inches makes 1 bushel
231 Cubic Inches make 1 gallon
43,560 Square Feet make 1 acre
5280 Feet make 1 mile 128 Cubic Feet make a cord
1 gallon water about 8 1/3 lbs.
1 gallon milk about 8 3/5 lbs.
1 gallon kerosene about 6 1/2 lbs.
1 cubic foot of water about 62 1/2 pounds
1 - 3 inches equals 1 size in measuring boots and shoes
4 inches equals 1 hand in measuring horses
1 link equals 7.92 inches
1 rod equals 25 links, 16 1/2 feet
1 chain equals four rods, 66 feet
1 mile equals 80 chains, 5280 feet Aren't you just a Boy Scout now. :D

mountainman
10-22-03, 01:55 PM
Originally posted by Joint Chiefs of Staff
Aren't you just a Boy Scout now. :D

No... you learn those things hanging around a farm that much.

:D

Tawcan
10-22-03, 02:08 PM
You crazy Americans with your crazy units. :p

Jim
10-22-03, 02:17 PM
Originally posted by Tawcan
You crazy Americans with your crazy units. :p
Heh, you'll have to pry the imperial measurments, as silly as they can be at times, from our cold, dead hands. :p

Tawcan
10-22-03, 02:41 PM
Originally posted by Jim
Heh, you'll have to pry the imperial measurments, as silly as they can be at times, from our cold, dead hands. :p

You should see Canadian stores... some stuff are marked using $/lb, some are $/kg... really confusing. :o

AceFireball
10-22-03, 03:03 PM
1500 something would b in yards

Grimson
10-22-03, 03:08 PM
1

Croc
10-22-03, 03:25 PM
Originally posted by AceFireball
1500 something would b in yards Metric rulz!! :nod:

5280 feet = 1 mile

3 feet = 1 yard

5280 divide x 3 = 1760

1760 yards = 1 mile

Croc.

Joint Chiefs of Staff
10-22-03, 03:26 PM
Originally posted by Tawcan
You should see Canadian stores... some stuff are marked using $/lb, some are $/kg... really confusing. :o Not if you live in both countries. :D

mountainman
10-22-03, 03:32 PM
Originally posted by Joint Chiefs of Staff
Not if you live in both countries. :D

I thought you lived in Wisconson.

:D

MadDoctor
10-22-03, 04:36 PM
He has a split personality. One for each.

Brk
10-22-03, 06:13 PM
The Enterprise-E is 2,231 feet long (680 meters).

Indy
10-22-03, 06:16 PM
12 inches = happy woman

;)

YeOldeStonecat
10-22-03, 06:20 PM
Originally posted by mountainman
No... you learn those things hanging around a farm that much.

:D

When MadDoc is around the farm...I don't think he's exactly..."hanging", rather, he's "sportin'" ....wood! :D

MadDoctor
10-22-03, 06:24 PM
Nice of you to notice!!!! :D






wana buy a picture?

SGTMAJRET
10-22-03, 07:42 PM
Riiiight....what's a cubit?:D