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OT-Metric Conversion Help ?

lkapigianlkapigian Posts: 3,684
edited March 13 in Off Topic
Ok, so more and more I understand metric is to calculate % than imperial--and the more things I do like curing and sausage it is quite clear---My struggle is when a Dry Ingredient is in ML vs Grams or MG  IE 15 ML of Pepper WTF how much does that weigh...........Please enlighten this Imperial User

So i think i have it 1 TSP = 5 ML ?
Visalia, Ca

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  • DoubleEggerDoubleEgger Posts: 12,926
    15ML is a tablespoon. Here’s a pretty neat website with conversion tables. 

    https://chefindisguise.com/conversion-tables/
  • lkapigianlkapigian Posts: 3,684
    edited March 13
    Thanks @DoubleEgger ; I always wondered what a Gas Mark was when watcing some videos
    Visalia, Ca
  • RascalRascal Posts: 3,838
  • lkapigianlkapigian Posts: 3,684
    Thanks @Rascal
    Visalia, Ca
  • nolaeggheadnolaegghead Posts: 27,868
    If you have an Echo, Alexa can do any conversions you want on the fly.
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  • HeavyGHeavyG Posts: 5,286
    If you have an Echo, Alexa can do any conversions you want on the fly.
    I can never remember how many rods in a furlong but Alexa always comes thru!
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  • RRPRRP Posts: 22,356
    HeavyG said:

    I can never remember how many rods in a furlong but Alexa always comes thru!
    Every time I hear the word furlong I think of horse racing and your comment made me think "$100 on Alexa to WIN"
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  • JohnEggGioJohnEggGio Posts: 488
    There’s a handy iPhone utility app, “Units”.
    Maryland, 1 LBGE
  • LegumeLegume Posts: 8,588
    There’s a handy iPhone utility app, “Units”.
    This sounds like a trap.
    Austin, TX
  • theyolksonyoutheyolksonyou Posts: 16,726
    Legume said:
    There’s a handy iPhone utility app, “Units”.
    This sounds like a trap.
    Google it.  Just google unit.  Should be fine. 
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  • JohnEggGioJohnEggGio Posts: 488
    edited March 14
    Legume said:
    There’s a handy iPhone utility app, “Units”.
    This sounds like a trap.
    Trap?  I’ve been using the app 7 or 8 years - converts units in more categories than you knew existed, including the basics: length, weight, temperature, volume...
    Maryland, 1 LBGE
  • LegumeLegume Posts: 8,588
    Legume said:
    There’s a handy iPhone utility app, “Units”.
    This sounds like a trap.
    Trap?  I’ve been using the app 7 or 8 years - converts units in more categories than you knew existed, including the basics: length, weight, temperature, volume...
    Sorry, that was my 13 yo son that got my phone.  He laughs whenever people say unit.

    @theyolksonyou did your son grab your phone too?
    Austin, TX
  • BotchBotch Posts: 6,698
    If you have an Echo, Alexa can do any conversions you want on the fly.
    Yeah, but she laughs at me when I step out of the shower now.  Beotch.  
      
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  • theyolksonyoutheyolksonyou Posts: 16,726
    Prolly
    Jason NW GA- home of carpet and Mexican restaurants
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  • bgebrentbgebrent Posts: 17,003
    E=mc squared. Sorry, old phone. 
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  • blastingblasting Posts: 5,878
    Botch said:
    If you have an Echo, Alexa can do any conversions you want on the fly.
    Yeah, but she laughs at me when I step out of the shower now.  Beotch.  
      


    But if you convert to millimeters, whatever you might be measuring in the bathroom sounds enormous.  


    Phoenix 
  • lkapigianlkapigian Posts: 3,684
    blasting said:
    Botch said:
    If you have an Echo, Alexa can do any conversions you want on the fly.
    Yeah, but she laughs at me when I step out of the shower now.  Beotch.  
      


    But if you convert to millimeters, whatever you might be measuring in the bathroom sounds enormous.  


    Thus the reason I now quote metric 
    Visalia, Ca
  • JohnEggGioJohnEggGio Posts: 488
    Sorry, that was my 13 yo son that got my phone.  He laughs whenever people say unit.


    Ha!  That’s great!
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  • nolaeggheadnolaegghead Posts: 27,868
    Remember, one inch is 25400 micrometers...
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  • gdenbygdenby Posts: 6,045
    Search for "Emsa Perfect Beaker." Has both imperial and metric scale markings. It has a conical shape w. helps dry ingredients pack more uniformly, tho' its lowest marking is 30ml/ccm, 6 teaspoons. Pretty useful, and inexpensive.

  • GATravellerGATraveller Posts: 5,822
    gdenby said:
    Search for "Emsa Perfect Beaker." Has both imperial and metric scale markings. It has a conical shape w. helps dry ingredients pack more uniformly, tho' its lowest marking is 30ml/ccm, 6 teaspoons. Pretty useful, and inexpensive.

    I searched and got this.  Think I'm doing it wrong.


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  • lkapigianlkapigian Posts: 3,684
    gdenby said:
    That is cool , thanks @gdenby
    Visalia, Ca
  • lkapigianlkapigian Posts: 3,684
    Remember, one inch is 25400 micrometers...

    Visalia, Ca
  • thetrimthetrim Posts: 6,495
    Remember, one inch is 25400 micrometers...
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