It's about 200 times as big as a Gumball
In other words, 0.0454 bushels is 180 times the size of a Gumball, and the size of a Gumball is 0.0056 times that amount.(commercial-grade vending machine standard size)
The standard size gumball for a commercial grade vending machine has a volume of 0.00026 bushels. Walter Diemer, an accountant at the Fleer Company in Philadelphia, is the man responsible for bubblegum's traditional pink color, as pink was the only food coloring in the company's factory when he made his first successful batch of gum.
It's about one-four-hundred-fiftieth as big as a Hot Tub
In other words, 0.0454 bushels is 0.00223 times the size of a Hot Tub, and the size of a Hot Tub is 448 times that amount.(for Lifesmart Rock Solid Simplicity Plug and Play 4 Person Spa With 12 Jets) (a.k.a. Spa, a.k.a. Jacuzzi, a.k.a. Whirlpool) (Advertised Capacity)
An average, four-person hot tub holds 20.40 bushels of water. Modern hot tubs became popular outside of Japan starting in about 1940.
It's about one-six-thousand-five-hundredth as big as a Concrete Mixer Truck
In other words, the size of a Concrete Mixer Truck is 6,700 times 0.0454 bushels.(a.k.a. cement mixer, a.k.a. cement mixer truck, a.k.a. cement transport truck, a.k.a. concrete mixer, a.k.a. concrete transport truck, a.k.a. in-transit mixer)(standard size; drum capacity)
A concrete mixer truck has a drum volume of up to 310 bushels. Concrete mixer trucks can be in transit for about 90 minutes before the concrete dries — if the concrete dries while in the drum, jackhammers or even dynamite must be used to remove it.
It's about 0.0000008 times as big as a Hot Air Balloon
In other words, 0.0454 bushels is 0.000000730 times the size of a Hot Air Balloon, and the size of a Hot Air Balloon is 1,400,000 times that amount.(four-person capacity; envelope volume; average)
The average volume of a hot air balloon sufficient to lift four adults is 62,000 bushels. Typically made of nylon or dacron, a balloon envelope of this size typically weighs just 88 kg (190 lbs).
It's about 0.0000007 times as big as an Olympic Swimming Pool
In other words, 0.0454 bushels is 0.000000640 times the size of an Olympic Swimming Pool, and the size of an Olympic Swimming Pool is 1,600,000 times that amount.(FINA regulation; (minimum capacity)
According to the Fédération Internationale de Natation (FINA), a swimming pool for Olympic and world championship events must measure 50 m by 25 m with a depth of at least 2 m for a total volume of 71,000 bushels. A pool of this size was to be used in Olympic time trials in New Jersey in early 2008, but its component pieces were stolen from a warehouse, likely to be sold for scrap metal.
It's about 0.0000003 times as big as The Goodyear Blimp
In other words, 0.0454 bushels is 0.0000002790 times the size of The Goodyear Blimp, and the size of The Goodyear Blimp is 3,580,000 times that amount.(for GZ-20A)
The Goodyear GZ-20 model Blimp measures 163,000 bushels in total volume. A December, 1929 college football game between the University of Florida Gators and the University of Oregon Webfoots (later the University of Oregon Ducks) began with the blimp dropping a parachute-equipped ball from a height of 61 m (200 ft) to the field below.
It's about 0.00000007 times as big as The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool
In other words, 0.0454 bushels is 0.00000006250 times the size of The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool, and the size of The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool is 16,000,000 times that amount.(Washington, D.C.)
The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool holds approximately 724,000 bushels of water. The Pool has a sloping bottom and extends to 80 cm (30 in) deep in its center.