[United States National Bureau of Standards Metric Conversion Card]

Description:

Conversion card issued by the United States National Bureau of Standards containing conversion information for length, area, mass (weight), volume, and temperature (exact). The front lists "Approximate Conversions to Metric Measures" and includes a continuum of temperatures at the bottom and a centimeter ruler along the right side (to 8 cm.). The back of the card lists "Approximate Conversions from Metric Measures" and includes an inch ruler along the right side (to 3 in.).

Creator(s): United States. National Bureau of Standards.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: May 1976
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Technical Report Archive and Image Library
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Publisher Info:
Publisher Info: U.S. Department of Commerce, National Bureau of Standards
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 1976
Coverage:
Place
United States
Description:

Conversion card issued by the United States National Bureau of Standards containing conversion information for length, area, mass (weight), volume, and temperature (exact). The front lists "Approximate Conversions to Metric Measures" and includes a continuum of temperatures at the bottom and a centimeter ruler along the right side (to 8 cm.). The back of the card lists "Approximate Conversions from Metric Measures" and includes an inch ruler along the right side (to 3 in.).

Note:

"Revised May 1976."

Physical Description:

1 card : plastic ; 10 x 7 cm.

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Keyword(s): conversions | systems of measurement | informational kits | rulers
Source: NBS Metric Kit : Official Metric Information, NBS Special Publication 410, United States National Bureau of Standards, Washington D.C.
Contributor(s):
Series Title: NBS special publication
Series Title: National Bureau of Standards Reports
Series Title: National Bureau of Standards Metric Kit
Added Title: National Bureau of Standards Special Publication 365
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Technical Report Archive and Image Library
Relation (Is Part Of): NBS Metric Kit : Official Metric Information, NBS Special Publication 410, ark:/67531/metadc67329/
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 3532136 |
  • REP-NO: NBS Special Publication 365
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc123539
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image