It's about 1,000 times as tall as Verne Troyer.
In other words, the height of Verne Troyer is 0.001 times 30 shackles.(1969-2018) (actor)
Verne Troyer, most famous for his role as Mini-Me in the Austin Powers series, was an LP with a height of 0.03 shackles. Troyer's first role was as a stunt double for a baby in the 1994 film Baby's Day Out.
It's about 1,000 times as long as a Woman's Footstep.
In other words, 30 shackles is 1,200 times the length of a Woman's Footstep, and the length of a Woman's Footstep is 0.00083 times that amount.(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 0.024 shackles, for an average stride (two-step's length) of 0.048 shackles. The average person walks at a speed of about 1.3 m/s
It's about 2,000 times as tall as a Bowling Pin.
In other words, 30 shackles is 2,160 times the height of a Bowling Pin, and the height of a Bowling Pin is 0.000463 times that amount.(USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling pin should be within 0.00002890 shackles of 0.0139 shackles in height. The USBC further mandates that certified pins be made of sugar maple wood, unless otherwise approved by the organization.
It's about 15,000 times as tall as a Golf Tee.
In other words, the height of a Golf Tee is 0.0000670 times 30 shackles.The most common golf tee size and the length preferred for iron and most wood clubs is 0.002 shackles 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 60,000 times as long as an Aspirin.
In other words, 30 shackles is 59,000 times the length of an Aspirin, and the length of an Aspirin is 0.0000170 times that amount.(for up & up aspirin, 325mg, regular strength tablets) (a.k.a. acetylsalicylic acid, a.k.a. ASA)
A single aspirin tablet measures 0.00051 shackles 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 500,000 times as long as a Strand of Spaghetti (thickness).
In other words, the length of a Strand of Spaghetti (thickness) is 0.00000210 times 30 shackles.(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 0.0000620 shackles 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 650,000 times as long as a Grain of Sand.
In other words, 30 shackles is 658,000 times the length of a Grain of Sand, and the length of a Grain of Sand is 0.000001520 times that amount.(medium grain)
Composed mainly of quartz, mica, feldspar, or magnetite, a grain of sand measures an average of 0.00004560 shackles. In 2007, a team of seven in Myrtle Beach created the world's tallest sandcastle, which measured 0.550 shackles in height.