Hydraulic Crane (Toys and Joys) #3: Mistake in drawing 2

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Blog entry by Dutchy posted 08-16-2015 12:37 PM 2215 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I Have to admit that my english is bad but also fractional measurement is hard for me to do. So I hope my calculations in the below picture are correct

Thanks for watching.


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#1 posted 08-16-2015 01:34 PM

I picked up an inexpensive digital caliper that reads in fractions, decimal and metric. It makes it easy to convert just put in the the fraction then push the button to the reading type you want. sure beat the hell out of a pencil and paper or finding a calculator.

-- Bruce, Boise, ID

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#2 posted 08-16-2015 02:11 PM

My solution to the fractional/mm problem:


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#3 posted 08-16-2015 03:04 PM

Both good. Some of my tools have the conversions printed on the back of them.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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