It's about as tall as a sheet of Paper.
It's about as long as a Strand of Hair.
It's about as tall as a Human hair, Strand of.
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.