It's about 900 times as heavy as a Toilet.
In other words, 857.3 hundredweight is 892 times the weight of a Toilet, and the weight of a Toilet is 0.00112 times that amount.(KOHLER Round front sitting flush toilet, model #K-11471-0)
The weight of a typical round front sitting flush toilet is 0.961 hundredweight. The Indian town of Musiri in Tamil Nadu state features the world's only paying toilet, which rewards its users up to 10¢ Indian (10 paisas) per visit and uses the waste for compost and fertilizer.
It's about 1,500 times as heavy as a Dalmatian.
In other words, 857.3 hundredweight is 1,320 times the weight of a Dalmatian, and the weight of a Dalmatian is 0.000758 times that amount.(a.k.a. Dalmatinac, a.k.a. Carriage Dog, a.k.a. Spotted Coach Dog, a.k.a. Firehouse Dog) (FCI standard; male)
The Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI) calls for Dalmatians to weigh between 0.65 hundredweight. The association of the breed with fire departments (and similarly with Budweiser Beer and its team of Clydesdales) stems from their affinity for horses, having been used historically as carriage dogs capable of guiding horse-drawn fire engines to the sites of blazes.
It's about one-three-thousandth as heavy as The CN Tower.
In other words, 857.3 hundredweight is 0.0003298 times the weight of The CN Tower, and the weight of The CN Tower is 3,032.1 times that amount.(a.k.a. La Tour CN, a.k.a. Canadian National Tower, a.k.a. Canada's National Tower) (Toronto, Canada)
The CN Tower weighs approximately 2,599,500 hundredweight. The Tower is home to the world's highest glass floor — a viewing area that allows visitors to look straight down 342 m (1,120 ft) to the ground below.
It's about 3,000 times as heavy as a Gold Bar.
In other words, 857.3 hundredweight is 3,125.572917 times the weight of a Gold Bar, and the weight of a Gold Bar is 0.0003199413441 times that amount.(London Good Delivery bar)
A "London Good Delivery" gold bar — the variety commonly held by Central Banks — should weigh 0.2742857143 hundredweight. The largest gold bar ever produced was minted by Mitsubishi Materials Corporation (a sibling company of the auto manufacturer) in 2005 and weighed 5.511556555 hundredweight.
It's about 4,000 times as heavy as a Dachshund.
In other words, the weight of a Dachshund is 0.0003 times 857.3 hundredweight.(a.k.a. "Wiener dog", a.k.a. Teckel, a.k.a. Dackel, a.k.a. "hot dog dog", a.k.a. "sausage dog", a.k.a. "doxie") (FCI standard; standard size)
The Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI) calls for dachshunds to weigh about 0.2 hundredweight. Despite of their small size, a 2008 survey conducted by the University of Pennsylvania named dachshunds as the most aggressive dog breed.
It's about one-five-thousandth as heavy as The Sears Tower.
In other words, 857.3 hundredweight is 0.0001927 times the weight of The Sears Tower, and the weight of The Sears Tower is 5,189 times that amount.(officially "Willis Tower" as of 2009) (Chicago, Illinois)
The Willis Tower weighs approximately 4,449,000 hundredweight. The outer wall surface of the Tower is covered with black anodized aluminum panels which would total 110,000 sq. m (28 acres) if laid out together.
It's about 5,500 times as heavy as a Bowling Ball.
In other words, 857.3 hundredweight is 5,715.33333 times the weight of a Bowling Ball, and the weight of a Bowling Ball is 0.000174967923 times that amount.(most common selection among male bowlers)
With an allowable range of 0.11 hundredweight, the most-preferred bowling ball weight among adult, male bowlers is 0.15 hundredweight. Because regulation balls measure the same diameter irrespective of their weight, ball density varies by size and balls weighing less than about 0.110231131 hundredweight will float in water.