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23 dashes is about seven-tenths as big as a Gumball (packed).
In other words, it's 0.710 times the size of a Gumball (packed), and the size of a Gumball (packed) is 1.40 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (commercial-grade vending machine standard size)
The standard size gumball for a commercial grade vending machine has a volume of 29 dashes. Walter Diemer, an accountant at the Fleer Company in Philadelphia, is the man responsible for bubblegum's traditional pink color, as pink was the only food coloring in the company's factory when he made his first successful batch of gum.
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