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Old 01-25-2005, 07:22 AM   #1
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Kilos?

A kilo is equivalent to .....
I can't find the answer and know someone on here will be able to help. Thanks :)

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Old 01-25-2005, 08:17 AM   #2
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hiya lyndalou, here's a link for kilo to pounds conversion.

http://www.onlineconversion.com/weight_common.htm
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Old 01-25-2005, 08:32 AM   #3
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2.2 lb 8)
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Old 01-25-2005, 08:37 AM   #4
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I used to know this in the late 60s/early 70s.
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Old 01-25-2005, 08:54 AM   #5
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lol 'bug. 8) 28.35 was the number... 8)
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ishbel, maybe you know. how many pounds in a stone? somewhere around 13 or 14 pounds to a stone?
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14 lb to a stone, Buckytom!

And don't get me started about 'hands', 'rods' 'perch' etc!
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Old 01-25-2005, 11:38 AM   #8
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yep, it's 2.2 pounds.
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Old 01-25-2005, 07:01 PM   #9
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I've had to learn to be able to think in pounds since I've been coming here, now conversion arn't difficult...though when somebody still says "4 sticks of butter" I still occasionally do a double take (that would be the equivalent to 1kg of butter here).
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Old 01-26-2005, 06:27 AM   #10
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Thank you for the information. 2.2 lbs. it is. Now if I can only find the recipe (one of Annamaria's) that I want to try.
Buckytom, that is a vey interesting website you sent me to. Thanks. :)

Found the recipe..it's for limoncello. yum.
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