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How heavy is 28.6 monme (匁)?

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It's about one-and-one-tenth times as heavy as a Deck of Cards.
In other words, the weight of a Deck of Cards is 0.91 times 28.6 monme (匁).
(ISO 216 B8 size, a.k.a. "poker size" 63 x 88 mm, 52-card deck)
A deck of 52 ISO 216 B8-size playing cards weighs 25 monme (匁). Utilizing nearly 3,700 decks, the record-holding largest card tower was built in early 2010, stood over 3.5 m (11 ft), and weighed over 61,000 monme (匁).
It's about four-fifths as heavy as a Battery (D).
In other words, 28.6 monme (匁) is 0.794 times the weight of a Battery (D), and the weight of a Battery (D) is 1.26 times that amount.
(Alkaline)
A "D" size battery weighs 36 monme (匁). The D size battery is the oldest of the modern battery sizes, first invented by the National Carbon Company in 1898.
It's about three-fourths as heavy as a Baseball.
In other words, 28.6 monme (匁) is 0.73817217933512 times the weight of a Baseball, and the weight of a Baseball is 1.3546974919872 times that amount.
(MLB rules)
Per Major League Baseball rules, a baseball must weigh between 37.799364166667 monme (匁) and 39.689332375 monme (匁). A major league pitcher can throw a baseball at up to 150 kph (91 mph) (with a fastball pitch).
It's about two-thirds as heavy as a Billiard Ball.
In other words, 28.6 monme (匁) is 0.65793607288565 times the weight of a Billiard Ball, and the weight of a Billiard Ball is 1.5199045032051 times that amount.
(American-style, WPA specifications)
Per the World Pool-Billiard Association, a billiard ball weight must weigh between 41.579300583333 monme (匁) and 45.359237 monme (匁). According to legend, the difficulty in obtaining elephant ivory for the manufacture of billiard balls in the 19th century inspired the search for a replacement material, which led to the development of the first industrial plastic.
It's about two-thirds as heavy as a Puck (Hockey).
In other words, 28.6 monme (匁) is 0.65793607288565 times the weight of a Puck (Hockey), and the weight of a Puck (Hockey) is 1.5199045032051 times that amount.
(Ice hockey)
A standard ice hockey puck weighs between 41.579300583333 monme (匁) and 45.359237 monme (匁). Hockey pucks can be shot or passed at speeds of up to 160 kph (99 mph) during games.
It's about one-and-seven-tenths times as heavy as a Battery (C).
In other words, the weight of a Battery (C) is 0.59 times 28.6 monme (匁).
(Alkaline)
A "C" size battery weighs 17 monme (匁). C batteries are typically used in medium-drain devices such as musical instruments.
It's about one-and-nine-tenths times as heavy as a Tennis Ball.
In other words, 28.6 monme (匁) is 1.86 times the weight of a Tennis Ball, and the weight of a Tennis Ball is 0.538 times that amount.
(ITF Standard; for Type 2 ball)
Per International Tennis Federation standard, regulation tennis balls must weigh about 15.4 monme (匁). 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.