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How heavy is 33 long tons?

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It's about 750 times as heavy as a Toilet.
In other words, 33 long tons is 769 times the weight of a Toilet, and the weight of a Toilet is 0.0013 times that amount.
(KOHLER Round front sitting flush toilet, model #K-11471-0)
The weight of a typical round front sitting flush toilet is 0.0429 long tons. The Indian town of Musiri in Tamil Nadu state features the world's only paying toilet, which rewards its users up to 10¢ Indian (10 paisas) per visit and uses the waste for compost and fertilizer.
It's about 1,000 times as heavy as a Dalmatian.
In other words, 33 long tons is 1,140 times the weight of a Dalmatian, and the weight of a Dalmatian is 0.000877 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Dalmatinac, a.k.a. Carriage Dog, a.k.a. Spotted Coach Dog, a.k.a. Firehouse Dog) (FCI standard; male)
The Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI) calls for Dalmatians to weigh between 0.029 long tons. The association of the breed with fire departments (and similarly with Budweiser Beer and its team of Clydesdales) stems from their affinity for horses, having been used historically as carriage dogs capable of guiding horse-drawn fire engines to the sites of blazes.
It's about 2,500 times as heavy as a Gold Bar.
In other words, 33 long tons is 2,695 times the weight of a Gold Bar, and the weight of a Gold Bar is 0.0003710575139 times that amount.
(London Good Delivery bar)
A "London Good Delivery" gold bar — the variety commonly held by Central Banks — should weigh 0.01224489796 long tons. The largest gold bar ever produced was minted by Mitsubishi Materials Corporation (a sibling company of the auto manufacturer) in 2005 and weighed 0.24605163190 long tons.
It's about one-three-thousand-five-hundredth as heavy as The CN Tower.
In other words, 33 long tons is 0.00028437 times the weight of The CN Tower, and the weight of The CN Tower is 3,516.50 times that amount.
(a.k.a. La Tour CN, a.k.a. Canadian National Tower, a.k.a. Canada's National Tower) (Toronto, Canada)
The CN Tower weighs approximately 116,050 long tons. The Tower is home to the world's highest glass floor — a viewing area that allows visitors to look straight down 342 m (1,120 ft) to the ground below.
It's about 4,000 times as heavy as a Dachshund.
In other words, the weight of a Dachshund is 0.0003 times 33 long tons.
(a.k.a. "Wiener dog", a.k.a. Teckel, a.k.a. Dackel, a.k.a. "hot dog dog", a.k.a. "sausage dog", a.k.a. "doxie") (FCI standard; standard size)
The Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI) calls for dachshunds to weigh about 0.009 long tons. Despite of their small size, a 2008 survey conducted by the University of Pennsylvania named dachshunds as the most aggressive dog breed.
It's about 5,000 times as heavy as a Bowling Ball.
In other words, 33 long tons is 4,928 times the weight of a Bowling Ball, and the weight of a Bowling Ball is 0.000202922078 times that amount.
(most common selection among male bowlers)
With an allowable range of 0.00491071429 long tons, the most-preferred bowling ball weight among adult, male bowlers is 0.00669642857 long tons. Because regulation balls measure the same diameter irrespective of their weight, ball density varies by size and balls weighing less than about 0.00492103264 long tons will float in water.
It's about one-six-thousandth as heavy as The Sears Tower.
In other words, 33 long tons is 0.0001662 times the weight of The Sears Tower, and the weight of The Sears Tower is 6,017 times that amount.
(officially "Willis Tower" as of 2009) (Chicago, Illinois)
The Willis Tower weighs approximately 198,600 long tons. The outer wall surface of the Tower is covered with black anodized aluminum panels which would total 110,000 sq. m (28 acres) if laid out together.