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It's about 100,000 times as heavy as a Can of Soup.
In other words, the weight of a Can of Soup is 0.00001000 times 895 firkins.
(for Campbell''s Condensed Tomato Soup, 317.9 ml)
A can of Campbell''s Tomato Soup weighs 0.0086 firkins. Cans have been used to store soup and other foods since their invention in 1913, but a dedicated can opener was not developed until cans began to use thinner materials — prior to that time, cans were usually opened using various blunt instruments and tools.
It's about 100,000 times as heavy as a Human Heart.
In other words, 895 firkins is 120,000 times the weight of a Human Heart, and the weight of a Human Heart is 0.00000830 times that amount.
(human; adult)
The average human heart weighs about 0.0076 firkins. Each minute, the heart pumps between 10 and 20 liters (3 to 5 gallons) of blood through its chambers.
It's about 200,000 times as heavy as a Hamster.
In other words, the weight of a Hamster is 0.00000500 times 895 firkins.
(for Syrian hamster, a.k.a. golden hamster, a.k.a. Mesocricetus auratus; adult)
An adult Syrian hamster has a typical weight of about 0.005 firkins. Known for transporting food in the pouches of their cheeks so that they can bury it later, some hamsters can store up to 0.60 firkins of food in their borrows.
It's about 200,000 times as heavy as a Billiard Ball.
In other words, 895 firkins is 224,139.130434780 times the weight of a Billiard Ball, and the weight of a Billiard Ball is 0.0000044615145872130 times that amount.
(American-style, WPA specifications)
Per the World Pool-Billiard Association, a billiard ball weight must weigh between 0.0038194444444444 firkins and 0.0041666666666667 firkins. According to legend, the difficulty in obtaining elephant ivory for the manufacture of billiard balls in the 19th century inspired the search for a replacement material, which led to the development of the first industrial plastic.
It's about 200,000 times as heavy as a Puck (Hockey).
In other words, 895 firkins is 224,139.130434780 times the weight of a Puck (Hockey), and the weight of a Puck (Hockey) is 0.0000044615145872130 times that amount.
(Ice hockey)
A standard ice hockey puck weighs between 0.0038194444444444 firkins and 0.0041666666666667 firkins. Hockey pucks can be shot or passed at speeds of up to 160 kph (99 mph) during games.
It's about 250,000 times as heavy as a Baseball.
In other words, 895 firkins is 251,473.170731710 times the weight of a Baseball, and the weight of a Baseball is 0.00000397656734947230 times that amount.
(MLB rules)
Per Major League Baseball rules, a baseball must weigh between 0.0034722222222222 firkins and 0.0036458333333333 firkins. A major league pitcher can throw a baseball at up to 150 kph (91 mph) (with a fastball pitch), with record-setting pitches as fast as 171 kph (106 mph).
It's about 250,000 times as heavy as a Battery (D).
In other words, 895 firkins is 271,000 times the weight of a Battery (D), and the weight of a Battery (D) is 0.000003690 times that amount.
(Alkaline)
A "D" size battery weighs 0.00331 firkins. The D size battery is the oldest of the modern battery sizes, first invented by the National Carbon Company in 1898.