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All three of us," said he, "do not weigh much more than four hundred pounds.
The engine, the ballast, the several accessories and apparatus appendages, the partitions and bulkheads, weigh 961.
Its area measures 6,032 feet; and its contents about 1,500 cubic yards; that is to say, when completely immersed it displaces 50,000 feet of water, or weighs 1,500 tons.
A shot of 108 inches in diameter, and twelve inches in thickness, would weigh, in cast-iron, 67,440 pounds; cast in aluminum, its weight will be reduced to 19,250 pounds.
Yes, the moon, on whose surface objects weigh six times less than on the earth, a phenomenon easy to prove.
Evidently, as two hundred pounds will only weigh thirty pounds on the surface of the moon.
It is certain," replied Barbicane; "the attraction is so great on this enormous orb, that an object weighing 70,000 pounds on the earth would weigh but 1,920 pounds on the surface of the sun.
Now, in getting under weigh, the station generally occupied by the pilot is the forward part of the ship.
The system can weigh 120 batches/shift, based on recipes with 10-12 ingredients.
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When handling your sample, never use your hands to place tare weights or samples in the weigh chamber.