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How big is 0.017 bushels?

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It's about one-tenth as big as a Bowling Ball
In other words, 0.017 bushels is 0.113688572250 times the size of a Bowling Ball, and the size of a Bowling Ball is 8.79595882160 times that amount.
(USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling ball should measure at least 10.795 cm (4.25 in) in radius for a total volume of about 0.149531299960 bushels. Because regulation balls measure the same diameter irrespective of their weight, ball density varies by size and balls weighing less than about 5 kg (11 lbs) will float in water.
It's about one-tenth as big as The Blood in a Human Body
In other words, the size of The Blood in a Human Body is 10 times 0.017 bushels.
(for 70 kg body; average altitude; average)
The volume of blood in the average human body is about 0.10 bushels. Persons living at high altitude, however, may have up to an additional 0.06 bushels of blood to compensate for the lower oxygen level.
It's about one-tenth as big as a Basketball
In other words, 0.017 bushels is 0.084325157257 times the size of a Basketball, and the size of a Basketball is 11.858857220 times that amount.
(NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
A NBA official ball, manufactured by Spalding, is a Size 7 ball and measures about 0.201600572750 bushels. The surface of these balls have 4,118 pebbles with a diameter of 2.5 mm each.
It's about one-fifteenth as big as a Bowling Ball (packed)
In other words, 0.017 bushels is 0.072760686243 times the size of a Bowling Ball (packed), and the size of a Bowling Ball (packed) is 13.7436856580 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling ball should measure at least 10.795 cm (4.25 in) in radius for a total volume of about 0.149531299960 bushels. Because regulation balls measure the same diameter irrespective of their weight, ball density varies by size and balls weighing less than about 5 kg (11 lbs) will float in water.
It's about one-twentieth as big as a Basketball (packed)
In other words, 0.017 bushels is 0.053968100643 times the size of a Basketball (packed), and the size of a Basketball (packed) is 18.5294644070 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
A NBA official ball, manufactured by Spalding, is a Size 7 ball measures about 0.201600572750 bushels. These balls have 4,118 pebbles each with a diameter of 2.5 mm
It's about one-one-hundredth as big as a Beer Keg
In other words, 0.017 bushels is 0.0102 times the size of a Beer Keg, and the size of a Beer Keg is 98 times that amount.
(Half barrel; maximum capacity)
The most common keg size sold by US beer sellers is a half-barrel type with a volume of 1.670 bushels. This type of keg contains the equivalent of 165 0.0101 bushels cans of beer.
It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth as big as a Car Gas Tank
In other words, 0.017 bushels is 0.00791 times the size of a Car Gas Tank, and the size of a Car Gas Tank is 126 times that amount.
(for 2009 Ford Taurus)
A car gas tank (for example, that of a 2009 Ford Taurus) holds 2.150 bushels of gas. In contrast, the Curved Dash Oldsmobile — the first mass-produced car — had a fuel capacity of just 0.5680 bushels.