Re: Deane Kidd and the Metric System


Come on guys, surely it was a joke!
It's like saying to get from feet to inches divide by 0.08333333.


On Fri, Dec 15, 2017 at 2:48 AM, Barry [TekScopes]
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I worked in a metric shop for 10 years. I pretty much always used 25.4 as the conversion factor. 0.03937 is a rounded recriprocal of 25.4 which is technically the correct conversion factor between inches and millimeters (and easier for me to remember).

Barry - N4BUQ

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