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It's about as big as a Car Gas Tank
(for 2009 Ford Taurus)
A car gas tank (for example, that of a 2009 Ford Taurus) holds 246,000 dashes of gas. In contrast, the Curved Dash Oldsmobile — the first mass-produced car — had a fuel capacity of just 64,900 dashes.
It's about one-and-three-tenths times as big as a Beer Keg
In other words, 246,000 dashes is 1.290 times the size of a Beer Keg, and the size of a Beer Keg is 0.7750 times that amount.
(Half barrel; maximum capacity)
The most common keg size sold by US beer sellers is a half-barrel type with a volume of 191,000 dashes. This type of keg contains the equivalent of 165 1,150 dashes cans of beer.
It's about half as big as a Bathtub
In other words, 246,000 dashes is 0.470 times the size of a Bathtub, and the size of a Bathtub is 2.10 times that amount.
(a.k.a. bath, a.k.a. tub) (for Bootz Industries Aloha 5 ft. Left Hand Drain Soaking Tub)
The capacity of a typical bathtub is 520,000 dashes. Historically, bathtubs have been made of various materials including marble, terracotta, silver, gold, and iron but the size and shape of the tubs has changed little in their 7,000 year history.
It's about seven times as big as a Basketball (packed)
In other words, 246,000 dashes is 6.82701419920 times the size of a Basketball (packed), and the size of a Basketball (packed) is 0.146476918140 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
A NBA official ball, manufactured by Spalding, is a Size 7 ball measures about 23,061.3259910 dashes. These balls have 4,118 pebbles each with a diameter of 2.5 mm
It's about nine times as big as a Bowling Ball (packed)
In other words, 246,000 dashes is 9.20429350310 times the size of a Bowling Ball (packed), and the size of a Bowling Ball (packed) is 0.108644949190 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling ball should measure at least 10.795 cm (4.25 in) in radius for a total volume of about 17,105.060801 dashes. Because regulation balls measure the same diameter irrespective of their weight, ball density varies by size and balls weighing less than about 5 kg (11 lbs) will float in water.
It's about one-tenth as big as a Hot Tub
In other words, 246,000 dashes is 0.1050 times the size of a Hot Tub, and the size of a Hot Tub is 9.520 times that amount.
(for Lifesmart Rock Solid Simplicity Plug and Play 4 Person Spa With 12 Jets) (a.k.a. Spa, a.k.a. Jacuzzi, a.k.a. Whirlpool) (Advertised Capacity)
An average, four-person hot tub holds 2,330,000 dashes of water. Modern hot tubs became popular outside of Japan starting in about 1940.
It's about ten-and-a-half times as big as a Basketball
In other words, 246,000 dashes is 10.6672096870 times the size of a Basketball, and the size of a Basketball is 0.093745227603 times that amount.
(NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
A NBA official ball, manufactured by Spalding, is a Size 7 ball and measures about 23,061.3259910 dashes. The surface of these balls have 4,118 pebbles with a diameter of 2.5 mm each.