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How big is 800 pinches?

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It's about as big as a Blood Donation.
(American Red Cross donation volume)
The typical donation amount when giving blood is about 800 pinches. Donated quantities of blood typically have a viable shelf life of about 42 days.
It's about four-fifths as big as a STARBUCKS Venti Coffee.
In other words, 800 pinches is 0.840 times the size of a STARBUCKS Venti Coffee, and the size of a STARBUCKS Venti Coffee is 1.20 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-a-half times as big as a Baseball (packed).
In other words, 800 pinches is 1.49947310 times the size of a Baseball (packed), and the size of a Baseball (packed) is 0.666900930 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 two-and-a-half times as big as a Baseball.
In other words, 800 pinches is 2.3429267760 times the size of a Baseball, and the size of a Baseball is 0.42681658270 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 times as big as a Tennis Ball.
In other words, 800 pinches is 3.1290 times the size of a Tennis Ball, and the size of a Tennis Ball is 0.31960 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 three-tenths as big as an Ostrich Egg.
In other words, 800 pinches is 0.3020 times the size of an Ostrich Egg, and the size of an Ostrich Egg is 3.3110 times that amount.
(Struthio camelus) (for common ostrich; average)
The largest egg produced by living birds, ostrich eggs measure about 2,597 pinches in volume. The eggs take about nine weeks to hatch, with males and females taking turns incubating them.
It's about four-and-a-half times as big as a Puck (Hockey).
In other words, 800 pinches is 4.2551842430 times the size of a Puck (Hockey), and the size of a Puck (Hockey) is 0.23500745040 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.