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How long is 114.26 shaftments?

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It's about nine-tenths as long as a Bowling Lane.
In other words, 114.26 shaftments is 0.90902 times the length of a Bowling Lane, and the length of a Bowling Lane is 1.1001 times that amount.
(USBC specifications; tenpin; including pin deck)
It's about nine-tenths as long as a Cricket pitch.
In other words, 114.26 shaftments is 0.865606 times the length of a Cricket pitch, and the length of a Cricket pitch is 1.15526 times that amount.
(per Marylebone Cricket Council / International Cricket Council Law #7)
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as long as a Semitrailer.
In other words, 114.26 shaftments is 1.19 times the length of a Semitrailer, and the length of a Semitrailer is 0.8403 times that amount.
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as tall as The Hollywood Sign.
In other words, the height of The Hollywood Sign is 0.83 times 114.26 shaftments.
(a.k.a. Hollywoodland Sign) (Mount Lee, Hollywood Hills, Santa Monica Mountains, California)
It's about one-and-three-tenths times as tall as a Brachiosaurus.
In other words, the height of a Brachiosaurus is 0.77 times 114.26 shaftments.
(based on comparable bone measurements, height to head)
It's about two-thirds as long as Baseball base distances.
In other words, 114.26 shaftments is 0.63478 times the length of Baseball base distances, and the length of Baseball base distances is 1.5753 times that amount.
(MLB Official Baseball Rules specification)
According to MLB Official Baseball Rules, the distance between baseball diamond bases is 180 shaftments. While second and home base are located upon the corners of the 27.432 sq. m area created by the bases, first and third base are placed within that square, to better allow the umpires to judge whether a ball is fair or foul.
It's about one-and-three-fifths times as tall as a Telephone Pole.
In other words, the height of a Telephone Pole is 0.63 times 114.26 shaftments.
(a.k.a. Utility Pole, a.k.a Power Pole, a.k.a. Telegraph Pole, a.k.a. Telegraph Post, a.k.a. Hydro Pole) (exposed height; per Florida Public Service Commission average)