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Old January 14th, 2020, 11:09 AM   #16
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Oh dear ...

Originally Posted by Gene Bond View Post
If the US had just gone Metric back in 1976 [...] life would have been easier today
... not that old chestnut.

Is this is going to turn into another Joe Maintenance vs. Engineer, ladder vs. ST-style thread?

The units chosen for any task, and any advantage to working with powers of 10 (or twelve;-), cease to matter as soon as they touch the real world.


Last edited by drbitboy; January 14th, 2020 at 11:17 AM. Reason: fix typo
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