It's about one-one-thousandth as long as The Navy Pier.
In other words, the length of The Navy Pier is 1,000 times 0.04 shackles.(a.k.a. Municipal Pier #2) (Chicago, Illinois)
The Navy Pier is 30 shackles in total length. Originally named Municipal Pier #2, the pier was renamed Navy Pier in 1927 in honor of Naval personnel stationed there during World War I.
It's about one-one-thousandth as tall as The Three Sisters Falls.
In other words, the height of The Three Sisters Falls is 1,000 times 0.04 shackles.(a.k.a. Cataratas las Tres Hermanas) (Ayacucho, Peru)
The Three Sisters Falls rise to 30 shackles in height. The falls are called Three Sisters after the three large tiers over which the falls flow.
It's about one-one-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Preakness Stakes.
In other words, 0.04 shackles is 0.0005741627 times the length of The Preakness Stakes, and the length of The Preakness Stakes is 1,741.6670 times that amount.(Pimlico Race Course, Baltimore, Maryland) (total race length)
The total race length of the Preakness Stakes run at the Pimlico Race Course is 69.666670 shackles. Dubbed "the race for the Black-eyed Susans" after Maryland's state flower, the winning horse is actually draped with a garland of painted yellow daisies, as Black-eyed Susans do not bloom in time for the late-May race.
It's about one-two-thousandth as long as The Kentucky Derby.
In other words, 0.04 shackles is 0.000545455 times the length of The Kentucky Derby, and the length of The Kentucky Derby is 1,833.330 times that amount.(Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky) (total race length)
The total race length of the Kentucky Derby run at Churchill Downs is 73.33330 shackles. First run in 1864, the Kentucky Derby is one of the oldest continuously-running sporting events in America, almost two years older than the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show
It's about one-two-thousandth as long as The Beast (Roller Coaster).
In other words, 0.04 shackles is 0.0004892 times the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster), and the length of The Beast (Roller Coaster) is 2,044 times that amount.(King's Island Amusement Park; Mason, OH)
The roller coaster The Beast is 81.770 shackles in length. On its twenty-fifth year of operation in 2004, The Beast was awarded the Landmark Award by the American Coaster Enthusiasts as a historically significant roller coaster.
It's about one-two-thousandth as long as The Belmont Stakes.
In other words, 0.04 shackles is 0.0004545455 times the length of The Belmont Stakes, and the length of The Belmont Stakes is 2,200 times that amount.(Belmont Park, Elmont, New York) (total race length)
The total race length of the Belmont Stakes run at Belmont Park is 88 shackles. It was during the 1974 Belmont Stakes that Secretariat set an America Grade 1 stakes record in winning by a distance of about 2.7555560 shackles
It's about one-two-thousand-five-hundredth as long as Steel Dragon 2000.
In other words, 0.04 shackles is 0.0004426 times the length of Steel Dragon 2000, and the length of Steel Dragon 2000 is 2,259 times that amount.(a.k.a. スチールドラゴン2000) (Nagashima Span Land; Kuwana, Mie Prefecture, Japan)
The roller coaster Steel Dragon 2000 is 90.370 shackles in length. It is one of only two operating "Gigacoasters" (meaning its height is between 3.3330 shackles and 4.4330 shackles) in the world, having a height of 3.5360 shackles.