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How long is 0.0037 cubits?

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It's about as wide as a Strand of Spaghetti
(average; restaurant and supermarket applications) (based on FMA Omcan Italian Made TR50 Counter Top Pasta Machine Extruder 13317)
An average strand of restaurant-grade spaghetti measures 0.0037 cubits in thickness. In 2010, a California Buca di Beppo set a world record by preparing a 13,780-lb bowl of spaghetti, served in a swimming pool.
It's about one-and-one-third times as long as a Grain of Sand
In other words, the length of a Grain of Sand is 0.7410 times 0.0037 cubits.
(medium grain)
Composed mainly of quartz, mica, feldspar, or magnetite, a grain of sand measures an average of 0.00273 cubits. In 2007, a team of seven in Myrtle Beach created the world's tallest sandcastle, which measured 33 cubits in height.
It's about one-tenth as long as an Aspirin
In other words, 0.0037 cubits is 0.120 times the length of an Aspirin, and the length of an Aspirin is 8.30 times that amount.
(for up & up aspirin, 325mg, regular strength tablets) (a.k.a. acetylsalicylic acid, a.k.a. ASA)
A single aspirin tablet measures 0.031 cubits in diameter. One of the most common medicines in the world and a foundation of worldwide health systems, an estimated 40,000 metric tons of aspirin are consumed each year.
It's about seventeen times as wide as a Strand of Hair
In other words, the width of a Strand of Hair is 0.059 times 0.0037 cubits.
(average)
A strand of human hair averages 99 µm (micrometers), with blond hair being the finest and black hair the thickest. On a healthy scalp, each strand of hair will last up to 6 years.
It's about twenty times as tall as a sheet of Paper
In other words, the height of a sheet of Paper is 0.05 times 0.0037 cubits.
(for US Letter, a.k.a. ANSI A; 215.9mm by 279.4mm (8.5 in x 11 in); 20lb)
A single sheet of 20 lb, 8.5 inch x 11 inch paper is just 0.0002 cubits thick. This style of paper weighs a mere 5 g per sheet.
It's about one-thirtieth as tall as a Golf Tee
In other words, the height of a Golf Tee is 32 times 0.0037 cubits.
The most common golf tee size and the length preferred for iron and most wood clubs is 0.120 cubits tall. The tee did not come into common use until it was promoted by professional golfers Walter Hagen and Joe Kirkwood, as part of a marketing effort by the patent-holder of the well-known, "Reddy Tee."
It's about one-two-hundred-fiftieth as tall as a Bowling Pin
In other words, 0.0037 cubits is 0.00444 times the height of a Bowling Pin, and the height of a Bowling Pin is 225 times that amount.
(USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling pin should be within 0.00174 cubits of 0.8330 cubits in height. The USBC further mandates that certified pins be made of sugar maple wood, unless otherwise approved by the organization.