Re: Metric Time (was Re: Why not 13 months? (Was La Systeme Metrique))DaveHatunen (email@example.com)
Wed, 11 Oct 1995 14:39:20 GMT
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Whittet <Whittet@shore.net> wrote:
>In case you are interested the British legal definition of 304.7997mm
I think you meant 304.8006 mm for the _foot_.
But the primary US definition is 304.8 mm = 1 ft.
The secondary defintion, mainly in surveying, is 1 ft = 1200/3937 m.