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PostPosted: Mon Mar 03, 2014 5:27 pm 
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Frankie - B wrote:
Gents and Ladies,

Please use Metric weights when you are showing off your bike in here. The reason is twofold:


Of course, the bikes must be listed in NEWTONS, correct? Because grams and kilograms are units of mass.


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 25, 2014 6:40 am 
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F45 wrote:
Frankie - B wrote:
Gents and Ladies,

Please use Metric weights when you are showing off your bike in here. The reason is twofold:


Of course, the bikes must be listed in NEWTONS, correct? Because grams and kilograms are units of mass.

Given a known gravitational acceleration which can assumed to be the same anywhere that is relevant to our discussion, units of weight and mass can be interchanged between describing mass and describing a force. We're on all Earth here...for now...


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 11:52 pm 
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I will be sure to list my bike's weight in slugs in the future.


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 30, 2014 9:30 am 
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In Uk we converse in both lol


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