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It's about 200,000 times as heavy as a Billiard Ball.
In other words, 31.53 tons is 175,471.30434783 times the weight of a Billiard Ball, and the weight of a Billiard Ball is 0.0000056989375198223 times that amount.
(American-style, WPA specifications)
Per the World Pool-Billiard Association, a billiard ball weight must weigh between 0.000171875 tons and 0.0001875 tons. 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 200,000 times as heavy as a Puck (Hockey).
In other words, 31.53 tons is 175,471.30434783 times the weight of a Puck (Hockey), and the weight of a Puck (Hockey) is 0.0000056989375198223 times that amount.
(Ice hockey)
A standard ice hockey puck weighs between 0.000171875 tons and 0.0001875 tons. Hockey pucks can be shot or passed at speeds of up to 160 kph (99 mph) during games.
It's about 200,000 times as heavy as a Baseball.
In other words, 31.53 tons is 196,870.24390244 times the weight of a Baseball, and the weight of a Baseball is 0.0000050794877894069 times that amount.
(MLB rules)
Per Major League Baseball rules, a baseball must weigh between 0.00015625 tons and 0.0001640625 tons. A major league pitcher can throw a baseball at up to 150 kph (91 mph) (with a fastball pitch).
It's about one-two-hundred-thousandth as heavy as The Great Pyramid of Giza.
In other words, 31.53 tons is 0.0000048 times the weight of The Great Pyramid of Giza, and the weight of The Great Pyramid of Giza is 210,000 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Pyramid of Khufu, a.k.a. Pyramid of Cheops) (Cairo, Egypt)
The Great Pyramid of Giza has an estimated mass of 6,500,000 tons. The 2,300,000 stones used in the construction of the pyramid weighed an average 2.5 tons and were quarried from distances of up to 805 km (500 mi) away.
It's about 200,000 times as heavy as a Battery (D).
In other words, 31.53 tons is 212,000 times the weight of a Battery (D), and the weight of a Battery (D) is 0.00000472 times that amount.
(Alkaline)
A "D" size battery weighs 0.000149 tons. The D size battery is the oldest of the modern battery sizes, first invented by the National Carbon Company in 1898.
It's about 300,000 times as heavy as a Deck of Cards.
In other words, the weight of a Deck of Cards is 0.0000033 times 31.53 tons.
(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 0.0001 tons. 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 0.25 tons.
It's about 450,000 times as heavy as a Battery (C).
In other words, the weight of a Battery (C) is 0.0000023 times 31.53 tons.
(Alkaline)
A "C" size battery weighs 0.000072 tons. C batteries are typically used in medium-drain devices such as musical instruments.