Re: Deane Kidd and the Metric System


Richard Knoppow
 

   Sounds like an application for a Curta calculator.

On 12/14/2017 2:57 PM, Ian Newman ian_new@yahoo.com [TekScopes] wrote:

Hi,
On the topic of conversion between Imperial and SI units of length
there is a well known method of quickly converting aliquot parts of an
inch to millimetres using the approximation 254 = 256

I
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Richard Knoppow
dickburk@ix.netcom.com
WB6KBL



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