It's about 8,000 times as heavy as a Gallon of Paint.
It's about one-eight-thousand-five-hundredth as heavy as The Empire State Building.
In other words, 857.3 hundredweight is 0.000117 times the weight of The Empire State Building, and the weight of The Empire State Building is 8,550 times that amount.(New York City, New York)
The Empire State Building weighs approximately 7,300,000 hundredweight. About 4% of the building's weight is its 6,000 cu. m (200,000 cu. ft) of limestone façade.
It's about 9,000 times as heavy as a Cat.
In other words, the weight of a Cat is 0.0001 times 857.3 hundredweight.(Felis catus) (Domestic; healthy weight)
The average domestic cat should weigh between 0.1 hundredweight. Cats are known for their righting reflex, which allows them to land on their feet and survive falls from heights of 1 m (3 ft) up to about 21 m.
It's about 15,000 times as heavy as a Brick.
In other words, the weight of a Brick is 0.000077 times 857.3 hundredweight.(Standard, traditional face brick - 1,900 cu. cm (120 cu. in))
A standard, traditional face brick weighs an average of 0.064 hundredweight. The steeple of the Church of St. Martin in Landshut, Germany is said to be the tallest brick tower in the world at a height of 130.6 m (428.5 ft) and was constructed using an estimated 650,000 bricks.
It's about 15,000 times as heavy as a Chihuahua.
In other words, 857.3 hundredweight is 17,300 times the weight of a Chihuahua, and the weight of a Chihuahua is 0.0000578 times that amount.(a.k.a. Chihuahue(o) (FCI standard)
The F&d&ration Cynologique Internationale (FCI) calls for Chihuahuas to weigh about 0.0496 hundredweight. Relative to their body sizes, Chihuahuas have the largest brain size of any dog breed.
It's about one-twenty-thousandth as heavy as The Golden Gate Bridge.
In other words, 857.3 hundredweight is 0.0000483 times the weight of The Golden Gate Bridge, and the weight of The Golden Gate Bridge is 20,700 times that amount.(San Francisco, California and Marin County, California) (Post 1986 weight reduction; total weight of bridge, anchorage, and approaches)
Following the completion of the 1986 project to eliminate excess material, the total weight of the Golden Gate Bridge — including its anchorages and approaches — is 17,700,000 hundredweight. The two main cables in the spanning the bridge are spun out of a total of 129,000 km (80,200 mi) of wire.
It's about 30,000 times as heavy as a Human Brain.
In other words, 857.3 hundredweight is 28,800 times the weight of a Human Brain, and the weight of a Human Brain is 0.0000347 times that amount.(adult)
The average weight of an adult human brain is between 0.0298 hundredweight. In humans and primates, sight and vision utilize about 30 different parts of the brain which together account for about half of the brain's size.