RE: Measurements in the UK

Subject: RE: Measurements in the UK
From: "Elizabeth OShea" <Elizabeth -dot- OShea -at- emergesmart -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 26 Jun 2002 19:13:32 +0100

>You can say you are X amount of kilograms or X "stone" (a stone
is 12.6 kilos).

Fascinating. A stone is 14 pound in Ireland, which is 6.363636 (ad nauseum)
kilo. So is a stone 28 pound in the your part of the world?

This is why we use metric for official transactions :-)


elizabeth -dot- oshea -at- emergesmart -dot- com

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