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Re: [APD] Scale representation

> Date: Wed, 21 Dec 2005 22:04:46 -0500
> From: Derek Parr
> Stuart Halliday wrote:
>>>Derek Parr wrote:
>>>>Stuart Halliday wrote:
>>>>>Plus a ruler is instantly understood.
>>>>so are coins..
>>>So everyone can tell without difficulty what size this spanner is in the
>>>enclosed photo?
>> http://mytriops.com/DSCF0004.jpg
> Don't see any spanners in the photo, and I'm not familiar with the
> coin's size, but I'd estimate the wrench is about 4-5 inches long.
> (joking)  ;]
> -derek

The spanner/wrench looks to be about a 3/8" against a coin about the size of 
a US Morgan Dollar...

The conversation looks like a ruse on the part of AmEx to create a new 
international commodity available, of course, at a slight cost for currency 
exchange: for a "modest" enough donation, they will be happy to picture an 
object of your choice alongside your contribution to establish your very 
own, personalized scale...


David A. Youngker
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