It's about as tall as a Giraffe.
(Giraffa camelopardalis) (Adult, average)
It's about one-and-two-fifths times as long as a Beetle (Volkswagen).
In other words, 262.7 fingers is 1.431 times the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen), and the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen) is 0.6988 times that amount.(1964 model) (a.k.a. Volkswagen 1200, a.k.a. Käfer)
It's about seven-tenths as long as a London bus.
In other words, 262.7 fingers is 0.697 times the length of a London bus, and the length of a London bus is 1.43 times that amount.(Routemaster Double-Decker, RM standard specification)
It's about half as tall as a Telephone Pole.
In other words, 262.7 fingers is 0.53 times the height of a Telephone Pole, and the height of a Telephone Pole is 1.9 times that amount.(a.k.a. Utility Pole, a.k.a Power Pole, a.k.a. Telegraph Pole, a.k.a. Telegraph Post, a.k.a. Hydro Pole) (exposed height; per Florida Public Service Commission average)
It's about half as tall as a Brachiosaurus.
In other words, 262.7 fingers is 0.45 times the height of a Brachiosaurus, and the height of a Brachiosaurus is 2.2 times that amount.(based on comparable bone measurements, height to head)
It's about two-and-a-half times as tall as a Christmas Tree (artificial).
In other words, the height of a Christmas Tree (artificial) is 0.4 times 262.7 fingers.(artificial; average height)
It's about two-fifths as long as a Semitrailer.
In other words, 262.7 fingers is 0.3991 times the length of a Semitrailer, and the length of a Semitrailer is 2.506 times that amount.(a.k.a. semi-trailer truck, a.k.a. semi, a.k.a. tractor-trailer, a.k.a. truck and trailer, a.k.a. eighteen-wheeler, a.k.a. big rig, a.k.a. Mack truck, a.k.a. transport, a.k.a. lorry, a.k.a. artic; for box truck; United States Federal length limits)
According to the United States Department of Transportation (DOT), the maximum allowable length of a semitrailer pulled by a road tractor truck is 658.3 fingers (unless superseded by state law). These regulations also allow the vehicles to tow up to 36,000 kg in gross weight.