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Johansson and the inch
In the 1910s, the U.S. and U.K. definitions of the inch differed, with the U.S. inch being defined as 25.4000508mm (with a reference temperature of 68 °F (20 °C)) and the U.K. inch at 25.399977mm (with a reference temperature of 62 °F (17 °C)). When he started manufacturing gauge blocks in inch sizes in 1912, Johnanson's compromise was to manufacture gauge blocks with a nominal size of 25.4mm, with a reference temperature of 20 degrees Celsius, accurate to within a few parts per million of both official definitions. Because Johannson's blocks were so popular, his blocks became the de facto standard for manufacturers in both countries. When the inch was eventually redefined to be exactly 25.4mm in both the U.K. (in 1930) and U.S. (in 1933), this effectively endorsed what was already common practice worldwide.
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Drop Shadow Lettering
Gunny sack history Via India/ Australia trade.
Jute, Sisal or Abaca
Measure the width and length of the sample in inches with a measuring tape. Multiply those two numbers together. If you want to figure the ounces per normal square yard, divide the result by 1,296. If you want to figure the ounces per 36-by-29-inch square, divide the result by 1,044.