Maximum length of a cricket bat

Maximum length of a cricket bat (965 mm)

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Maximum length of a cricket bat (965 mm)

  • is 1/5000 of Highest altitude reached by a single kite (4.88 km)...more
  • is 1/4000 of Depth of the Mponeng Gold Mine (South Africa) (3.9 km)...more
  • is 1/2500 of Length of the Epsom Derby horse race (2.4 km)...more
  • is 1/2000 of Height of Mt Washington, highest point in NE USA (1.917 km)...more
  • is 1/2000 of Length of the Champs Elysee (1.9 km)...more
  • is 1/1000 of Height of the Angel Falls (Venuzeula) (979 m)...more
  • is 1/1000 of Height of Tugela Falls in South Africa (948 m)...more
  • is 1/500 of World record longest flight of an arrow from a bow (2010) (484 m)...more
  • is 1/400 of Height of the Empire State Building (NYC) (381 m)...more
  • is 1/400 of Length of a TI Class oil tanker (380 m)...more
  • is 1/250 of Length of Tower Bridge over the Thames (244 m)...more
  • is 1/200 of Height of the Gateway Arch in St Louis (192 m)...more
  • is 1/100 of Height of the Elizabeth Tower (home to Big Ben) in London (96 m)...more
  • is 1/50 of Height of St Basil's Cathedral in Moscow (47.5 m)...more
  • is 1/25 of Height of a typical Hot Air Balloon (24 m)...more
  • is 1/25 of Length of a tennis court (23.77 m)...more
  • is 1/5 of Length overall of a `49er` racing dinghy (4.88 m)...more
  • is 2/5 of World High Jump Record (1993) (2.45 m)...more
  • is 2/5 of Height of a football goal (2.44 m)...more
  • is 2/5 of Men's Olympic High Jump record (2.39 m)...more
  • is 1/2 of Length of a standard bed (1.9 m)...more

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