Bluebulb Projects presents:
The Measure of Things Logo
Enter a measurement to see comparisons



4,800 grains is about nine-tenths as heavy as a Can of Soup.
In other words, it's 0.890 times the weight of a Can of Soup, and the weight of a Can of Soup is 1.10 times that amount.
(for Campbell''s Condensed Tomato Soup, 317.9 ml)
A can of Campbell''s Tomato Soup weighs 5,400 grains. Cans have been used to store soup and other foods since their invention in 1913, but a dedicated can opener was not developed until cans began to use thinner materials — prior to that time, cans were usually opened using various blunt instruments and tools.
There's more!
Click here to see how other things compare to 4,800 grains...