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Discussion in 'World War 2 Hobbies' started by JCalhoun, May 21, 2005.

  1. JCalhoun

    JCalhoun New Member

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    Does anyone have a conversion chart of the popular and common model scales? Basically something like 1/72 = ? mm, or 28mm = ?, etc.
     
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    1/9 = 200 mm
    1/10= 180 mm
    1/11= 160 mm
    1/12= 150 mm
    1/15= 130 mm
    1/16= 120 mm
    1/17= 100 mm
    1/18= 90 mm
    1/22= 80 mm
    1/24= 75 mm
    1/26= 70 mm
    1/28= 65 mm
    1/32= 54 mm
    1/55= 30 mm
    1/60= 28 mm
    1/72= 25 mm
    1/87= 15 mm
     
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    I thought 1/72nd equalled 20mm.
     
  4. Christian Ankerstjerne

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    It's 24 mm.

    By the way, based on 1/32 being 54 mm., weget the following results
    Code:
    Scale	mm.
    1	1728
    2	864
    3	576
    4	432
    5	345,6
    6	288
    7	246,8571429
    8	216
    9	192
    10	172,8
    11	157,0909091
    12	144
    13	132,9230769
    14	123,4285714
    15	115,2
    16	108
    17	101,6470588
    18	96
    19	90,94736842
    20	86,4
    21	82,28571429
    22	78,54545455
    23	75,13043478
    24	72
    25	69,12
    26	66,46153846
    27	64
    28	61,71428571
    29	59,5862069
    30	57,6
    31	55,74193548
    32	54
    33	52,36363636
    34	50,82352941
    35	49,37142857
    36	48
    37	46,7027027
    38	45,47368421
    39	44,30769231
    40	43,2
    41	42,14634146
    42	41,14285714
    43	40,18604651
    44	39,27272727
    45	38,4
    46	37,56521739
    47	36,76595745
    48	36
    49	35,26530612
    50	34,56
    51	33,88235294
    52	33,23076923
    53	32,60377358
    54	32
    55	31,41818182
    56	30,85714286
    57	30,31578947
    58	29,79310345
    59	29,28813559
    60	28,8
    61	28,32786885
    62	27,87096774
    63	27,42857143
    64	27
    65	26,58461538
    66	26,18181818
    67	25,79104478
    68	25,41176471
    69	25,04347826
    70	24,68571429
    71	24,33802817
    72	24
    73	23,67123288
    74	23,35135135
    75	23,04
    76	22,73684211
    77	22,44155844
    78	22,15384615
    79	21,87341772
    80	21,6
    81	21,33333333
    82	21,07317073
    83	20,81927711
    84	20,57142857
    85	20,32941176
    86	20,09302326
    87	19,86206897
    88	19,63636364
    89	19,41573034
    90	19,2
    91	18,98901099
    92	18,7826087
    93	18,58064516
    94	18,38297872
    95	18,18947368
    96	18
    97	17,81443299
    98	17,63265306
    99	17,45454545
    100	17,28
    101	17,10891089
    102	16,94117647
    103	16,77669903
    104	16,61538462
    105	16,45714286
    106	16,30188679
    107	16,14953271
    108	16
    109	15,85321101
    110	15,70909091
    111	15,56756757
    112	15,42857143
    113	15,2920354
    114	15,15789474
    115	15,02608696
    116	14,89655172
    117	14,76923077
    118	14,6440678
    119	14,5210084
    120	14,4
    121	14,28099174
    122	14,16393443
    123	14,04878049
    124	13,93548387
    125	13,824
    126	13,71428571
    127	13,60629921
    128	13,5
    129	13,39534884
    130	13,29230769
    131	13,19083969
    132	13,09090909
    133	12,9924812
    134	12,89552239
    135	12,8
    136	12,70588235
    137	12,61313869
    138	12,52173913
    139	12,43165468
    140	12,34285714
    141	12,25531915
    142	12,16901408
    143	12,08391608
    144	12
    145	11,91724138
    146	11,83561644
    147	11,75510204
    148	11,67567568
    149	11,59731544
    150	11,52
    151	11,44370861
    152	11,36842105
    153	11,29411765
    154	11,22077922
    155	11,1483871
    156	11,07692308
    157	11,00636943
    158	10,93670886
    159	10,86792453
    160	10,8
    161	10,73291925
    162	10,66666667
    163	10,60122699
    164	10,53658537
    165	10,47272727
    166	10,40963855
    167	10,34730539
    168	10,28571429
    169	10,22485207
    170	10,16470588
    171	10,10526316
    172	10,04651163
    173	9,988439306
    174	9,931034483
    175	9,874285714
    176	9,818181818
    177	9,762711864
    178	9,707865169
    179	9,653631285
    180	9,6
    181	9,546961326
    182	9,494505495
    183	9,442622951
    184	9,391304348
    185	9,340540541
    186	9,290322581
    187	9,240641711
    188	9,191489362
    189	9,142857143
    190	9,094736842
    191	9,047120419
    192	9
    193	8,953367876
    194	8,907216495
    195	8,861538462
    196	8,816326531
    197	8,771573604
    198	8,727272727
    199	8,683417085
    200	8,64
    201	8,597014925
    202	8,554455446
    203	8,512315271
    204	8,470588235
    205	8,429268293
    206	8,388349515
    207	8,347826087
    208	8,307692308
    209	8,267942584
    210	8,228571429
    211	8,18957346
    212	8,150943396
    213	8,112676056
    214	8,074766355
    215	8,037209302
    216	8
    217	7,963133641
    218	7,926605505
    219	7,890410959
    220	7,854545455
    221	7,819004525
    222	7,783783784
    223	7,748878924
    224	7,714285714
    225	7,68
    226	7,646017699
    227	7,612334802
    228	7,578947368
    229	7,545851528
    230	7,513043478
    231	7,480519481
    232	7,448275862
    233	7,416309013
    234	7,384615385
    235	7,353191489
    236	7,322033898
    237	7,291139241
    238	7,260504202
    239	7,230125523
    240	7,2
    241	7,170124481
    242	7,140495868
    243	7,111111111
    244	7,081967213
    245	7,053061224
    246	7,024390244
    247	6,995951417
    248	6,967741935
    249	6,939759036
    250	6,912
    251	6,884462151
    252	6,857142857
    253	6,830039526
    254	6,803149606
    255	6,776470588
    256	6,75
    257	6,723735409
    258	6,697674419
    259	6,671814672
    260	6,646153846
    261	6,620689655
    262	6,595419847
    263	6,570342205
    264	6,545454545
    265	6,520754717
    266	6,496240602
    267	6,471910112
    268	6,447761194
    269	6,423791822
    270	6,4
    271	6,376383764
    272	6,352941176
    273	6,32967033
    274	6,306569343
    275	6,283636364
    276	6,260869565
    277	6,238267148
    278	6,215827338
    279	6,193548387
    280	6,171428571
    281	6,149466192
    282	6,127659574
    283	6,106007067
    284	6,084507042
    285	6,063157895
    Christian
     
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    Excellent! That's what I'm looking for.

    Thanks fellas. :D
     
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    the scales i got are the commercial ones, and please do not start " that are not the real ones"
    from the squadron website
     
  7. Christian Ankerstjerne

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    I never said they weren't the ones used by the industry, but as I have demonstrated above, they are not arithmetically correct ;)

    Christian
     
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    the same goes with some gun calibers!!!
     
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    It's life. There's something fundamentally wrong with reality..... :cry:
    Oli
     
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    That's cool. They only have to be close for my personal use.
     

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