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How long is 261.6 nails?

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It's about one-thirty-fifth as tall as The Sears Tower.
In other words, the height of The Sears Tower is 35.2 times 261.6 nails.
(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (to antenna peak)
The Willis Tower rises to 9,220 nails to the top of its tallest antenna. The bathrooms on the 103rd floor are said to be the highest in the western hemisphere at 7,220 nails.
It's about one-thirty-fifth as tall as The Ostankino Tower.
In other words, the height of The Ostankino Tower is 36 times 261.6 nails.
(a.k.a. Останкинская телебашня) (Moscow, Russia) (to spire)
It's about one-thirty-fifth as tall as The CN Tower.
In other words, 261.6 nails is 0.027019 times the height of The CN Tower, and the height of The CN Tower is 37.011 times that amount.
(a.k.a. La Tour CN, a.k.a. Canadian National Tower, a.k.a. Canada's National Tower) (Toronto, Canada) (to spire)
It's about forty times as tall as a Bowling Pin.
In other words, 261.6 nails is 39.2 times the height of a Bowling Pin, and the height of a Bowling Pin is 0.0255 times that amount.
(USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling pin should be within 0.0139 nails of 6.67 nails in height. The USBC further mandates that certified pins be made of sugar maple wood, unless otherwise approved by the organization.
It's about one-fortieth as tall as a Canton Tower.
In other words, the height of a Canton Tower is 40 times 261.6 nails.
(a.k.a. Guangzhou TV & Sightseeing Tower, a.k.a. 广 州 电 视 观 光 塔) (Guangzhou, China) (to spire)
The Guangzhou TV & Sightseeing Tower stands 11,000 nails to its spire. Initially described as holding the record for the tallest Ferris wheel in the world, the ride at the top of the tower is actually an observation carousel; cars complete a trip around the top-floor track about every half-hour.
It's about one-fiftieth as tall as The Three Sisters Falls.
In other words, the height of The Three Sisters Falls is 50 times 261.6 nails.
(a.k.a. Cataratas las Tres Hermanas) (Ayacucho, Peru)
The Three Sisters Falls rise to 20,000 nails in height. The falls are called Three Sisters after the three large tiers over which the falls flow.
It's about one-fiftieth as long as The Navy Pier.
In other words, the length of The Navy Pier is 50 times 261.6 nails.
(a.k.a. Municipal Pier #2) (Chicago, Illinois)