OT: Quote of the day

Joseph McAllister pentaxian at mac.com
Fri Oct 2 19:21:09 EDT 2009


On Oct 2, 2009, at 16:11 , Scott Loveless wrote:

>> When's the last time you measured anything with cubits?
>
> I was given very specific instructions for the boat I'm building right
> now.  All of the measurements are in cubits, which I find quite odd.
> I tried to plug them into a unit conversion app, but the general
> contractor threw a fit.  Anyway, just thought you guys should know
> that "somebody" is still using f'ing cubits.

Tell your contractor to go to:

http://www.engineersedge.com/calculators/length/length_cubits.htm

which will give him all the conversions he needs.


Joseph McAllister
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