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How long is 0.0017 nails?

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It's about as tall as a sheet of Paper.
(for US Letter, a.k.a. ANSI A; 215.9mm by 279.4mm (8.5 in x 11 in); 20lb)
A single sheet of 20 lb, 8.5 inch x 11 inch paper is just 0.002 nails thick. This style of paper weighs a mere 5 g per sheet.
It's about as long as a Strand of Hair.
In other words, the length of a Strand of Hair is 1 times 0.0017 nails.
(average)
A strand of human hair averages 99 µm (micrometers), with blond hair being the finest and black hair the thickest. On a healthy scalp, each strand of hair will last up to 6 years.
It's about as tall as a Human hair, Strand of.
In other words, the height of a Human hair, Strand of is 1 times 0.0017 nails.
(average)
A strand of human hair averages 99 µm (micrometers), with blond hair being the finest and black hair the thickest. On a healthy scalp, each strand of hair will last up to 6 years.
It's about one-fifteenth as long as a Grain of Sand.
In other words, the length of a Grain of Sand is 12.90 times 0.0017 nails.
(medium grain)
Composed mainly of quartz, mica, feldspar, or magnetite, a grain of sand measures an average of 0.0219 nails. In 2007, a team of seven in Myrtle Beach created the world's tallest sandcastle, which measured 264 nails in height.
It's about thirteen times as long as a Red Blood Cell.
In other words, the length of a Red Blood Cell is 0.077 times 0.0017 nails.
(a.k.a. RBCs, a.k.a. haematids, a.k.a. erythrocyte, a.k.a. erythroid cells, a.k.a. red blood corpuscles) An average Red Blood Cell measures 7.5 µm (micrometers) in diameter. An average human has 20 - 30 trillion red blood cells in their body and each cell completes a circulatory lap in about 20 seconds.
It's about sixteen times as long as a Nucleus (Cellular).
In other words, the length of a Nucleus (Cellular) is 0.063 times 0.0017 nails.
(for animal cell)
The nucleus of an animal cell measures an average of 0.0001 nails. The nucleus is the largest organelle in these cells, accounting for about 10% of the cell's total volume.
It's about one-twentieth as long as a Strand of Spaghetti (thickness).
In other words, the length of a Strand of Spaghetti (thickness) is 18 times 0.0017 nails.
(average; restaurant and supermarket applications) (based on FMA Omcan Italian Made TR50 Counter Top Pasta Machine Extruder 13317)
An average strand of restaurant-grade spaghetti measures 0.03 nails in thickness. In 2010, a California Buca di Beppo set a world record by preparing a 13,780-lb bowl of spaghetti, served in a swimming pool.