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How big is 5.7 cubic feet?

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It's about as big as a Bathtub.
(a.k.a. bath, a.k.a. tub) (for Bootz Industries Aloha 5 ft. Left Hand Drain Soaking Tub)
It's about two times as big as a Car Gas Tank.
In other words, 5.7 cubic feet is 2.13 times the size of a Car Gas Tank, and the size of a Car Gas Tank is 0.469 times that amount.
(for 2009 Ford Taurus)
It's about three times as big as a Beer Keg.
In other words, 5.7 cubic feet is 2.75 times the size of a Beer Keg, and the size of a Beer Keg is 0.364 times that amount.
(Half barrel; maximum capacity)
The most common keg size sold by US beer sellers is a half-barrel type with a volume of 2.07 cubic feet. This type of keg contains the equivalent of 165 0.0125 cubic feet cans of beer.
It's about one-fifth as big as a Hot Tub.
In other words, 5.7 cubic feet is 0.224 times the size of a Hot Tub, and the size of a Hot Tub is 4.46 times that amount.
(for Lifesmart Rock Solid Simplicity Plug and Play 4 Person Spa With 12 Jets) (a.k.a. Spa, a.k.a. Jacuzzi, a.k.a. Whirlpool) (Advertised Capacity)
An average, four-person hot tub holds 25.4 cubic feet of water. Modern hot tubs became popular outside of Japan starting in about 1940.
It's about fourteen-and-a-half times as big as a Basketball (packed).
In other words, 5.7 cubic feet is 14.540639779 times the size of a Basketball (packed), and the size of a Basketball (packed) is 0.06877276483 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
A NBA official ball, manufactured by Spalding, is a Size 7 ball measures about 0.25088304609 cubic feet. These balls have 4,118 pebbles each with a diameter of 2.5 mm
It's about nineteen-and-a-half times as big as a Bowling Ball (packed).
In other words, 5.7 cubic feet is 19.603931139 times the size of a Bowling Ball (packed), and the size of a Bowling Ball (packed) is 0.051010177138 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (USBC specifications; tenpin)
It's about twenty times as big as a Basketball.
In other words, 5.7 cubic feet is 22.719749655 times the size of a Basketball, and the size of a Basketball is 0.044014569491 times that amount.
(NBA official ball standards, Size 7)