It's about as long as an Aspirin
(for up & up aspirin, 325mg, regular strength tablets) (a.k.a. acetylsalicylic acid, a.k.a. ASA)
A single aspirin tablet measures 0.031 cubits in diameter. One of the most common medicines in the world and a foundation of worldwide health systems, an estimated 40,000 metric tons of aspirin are consumed each year.
It's about one-fourth as tall as a Golf Tee
In other words, 0.031 cubits is 0.260 times the height of a Golf Tee, and the height of a Golf Tee is 3.80 times that amount.The most common golf tee size and the length preferred for iron and most wood clubs is 0.120 cubits tall. The tee did not come into common use until it was promoted by professional golfers Walter Hagen and Joe Kirkwood, as part of a marketing effort by the patent-holder of the well-known, "Reddy Tee."
It's about eight-and-a-half times as wide as a Strand of Spaghetti
In other words, the width of a Strand of Spaghetti is 0.120 times 0.031 cubits.(average; restaurant and supermarket applications) (based on FMA Omcan Italian Made TR50 Counter Top Pasta Machine Extruder 13317)
An average strand of restaurant-grade spaghetti measures 0.0037 cubits in thickness. In 2010, a California Buca di Beppo set a world record by preparing a 13,780-lb bowl of spaghetti, served in a swimming pool.
It's about eleven-and-a-half times as long as a Grain of Sand
In other words, the length of a Grain of Sand is 0.0885 times 0.031 cubits.(medium grain)
Composed mainly of quartz, mica, feldspar, or magnetite, a grain of sand measures an average of 0.00273 cubits. In 2007, a team of seven in Myrtle Beach created the world's tallest sandcastle, which measured 33 cubits in height.
It's about one-twenty-fifth as tall as a Bowling Pin
In other words, the height of a Bowling Pin is 26.90 times 0.031 cubits.(USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling pin should be within 0.00174 cubits of 0.8330 cubits in height. The USBC further mandates that certified pins be made of sugar maple wood, unless otherwise approved by the organization.
It's about one-fiftieth as long as a Woman's Footstep
In other words, the length of a Woman's Footstep is 48 times 0.031 cubits.(for healthy, middle-aged woman of average height; single step length)
According to studies by The University of Oklahoma's Health Sciences Center, the average length of a woman's step is 1.40 cubits, for an average stride (two-step's length) of 2.90 cubits. The average person walks at a speed of about 1.3 m/s
It's about one-fifty-fifth as long as a Man's Footstep
In other words, the length of a Man's Footstep is 56 times 0.031 cubits.(for healthy, middle-aged man of average height; single step length)
According to studies by The University of Oklahoma's Health Sciences Center, the average length of a man's step is 1.70 cubits, for an average stride (two-step's length) of 3.40 cubits. The average person walks at a speed of about 1.3 m/s