It's about nine-tenths as big as a Baseball (packed).
In other words, 497 pinches is 0.931547690 times the size of a Baseball (packed), and the size of a Baseball (packed) is 1.0734823 times that amount.(64% packing density) (MLB rules)
Per Major League Baseball rules, a baseball must measure between about 327.427960 pinches and 355.478570 pinches. A major league pitcher can throw a fastball at up to 150 kph (91 mph).
It's about one-and-a-half times as big as a Baseball.
In other words, 497 pinches is 1.455543260 times the size of a Baseball, and the size of a Baseball is 0.68702870430 times that amount.(MLB rules)
Per Major League Baseball rules, a baseball must measure between about 327.4279580 pinches and 355.47857430 pinches. A major league pitcher can throw a baseball at up to 150 kph (91 mph) in a fastball pitch.
It's about three-fifths as big as a Blood Donation.
It's about half as big as a STARBUCKS Venti Coffee.
In other words, 497 pinches is 0.520 times the size of a STARBUCKS Venti Coffee, and the size of a STARBUCKS Venti Coffee is 1.90 times that amount.A STARBUCKS Venti coffee drink measures 960 pinches. The name of the size, Venti, is the Italian word for twenty.
It's about one-and-nine-tenths times as big as a Tennis Ball.
In other words, 497 pinches is 1.9440 times the size of a Tennis Ball, and the size of a Tennis Ball is 0.51440 times that amount.(ITF Standard; for Type 2 ball)
Per International Tennis Federation standard, regulation tennis balls must measure 6.54 cm to 6.86 cm in diameter, for a total volume of 255.60 pinches. Competition balls are also tested for bounce height, with the standards requiring that a ball dropped from 254 cm must bounce back to a height of 135 cm to 147 cm.
It's about two-and-a-half times as big as a Puck (Hockey).
In other words, 497 pinches is 2.6435332110 times the size of a Puck (Hockey), and the size of a Puck (Hockey) is 0.37828161030 times that amount.(Ice hockey)
standard ice hockey puck measures about 188.0059603 pinches. Hockey pucks can be shot or passed at speeds of up to 160 kph (99 mph) during games.
It's about four-and-a-half times as big as an Egg (Chicken).
In other words, the size of an Egg (Chicken) is 0.220 times 497 pinches.(hen; USDA large size; uncooked)
A typical egg — of large size as defined by the United State Department of Agriculture — has a volume of 110 pinches. Each year, American farms produce 69,000,000,000 eggs.