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How big is 148 pinches?

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It's about four-fifths as big as a Puck (Hockey)
In other words, 148 pinches is 0.787209085 times the size of a Puck (Hockey), and the size of a Puck (Hockey) is 1.270310543 times that amount.
(Ice hockey)
standard ice hockey puck measures about 188.0059603 pinches. Hockey pucks can be shot or passed at speeds of up to 160 kph (99 mph) during games.
It's about one-and-three-tenths times as big as an Egg (Chicken)
In other words, 148 pinches is 1.3 times the size of an Egg (Chicken), and the size of an Egg (Chicken) is 0.77 times that amount.
(hen; USDA large size; uncooked)
A typical egg — of large size as defined by the United State Department of Agriculture — has a volume of 110 pinches. Each year, American farms produce 69,000,000,000 eggs.
It's about one-and-two-fifths times as big as a Golf Ball (packed)
In other words, 148 pinches is 1.43441889 times the size of a Golf Ball (packed), and the size of a Golf Ball (packed) is 0.697146424 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (per R&A-USGA Rules of Golf)
Dictated by the Rules of Golf (as approved by the United States Golf Association and the Rules Committee of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of Saint Andrews), a golf ball must have a volume of at least 66.0331056 pinches. Golf balls are not required to have the familiar dimpled pattern, but the design has been popular since its invention in 1905 because it reduces drag while increasing lift.
It's about three-fifths as big as a Tennis Ball
In other words, 148 pinches is 0.579 times the size of a Tennis Ball, and the size of a Tennis Ball is 1.727 times that amount.
(ITF Standard; for Type 2 ball)
Per International Tennis Federation standard, regulation tennis balls must measure 6.54 cm to 6.86 cm in diameter, for a total volume of 255.60 pinches. Competition balls are also tested for bounce height, with the standards requiring that a ball dropped from 254 cm must bounce back to a height of 135 cm to 147 cm.
It's about two times as big as a Golf Ball
In other words, 148 pinches is 2.2412795 times the size of a Golf Ball, and the size of a Golf Ball is 0.44617371 times that amount.
(per R&A-USGA Rules of Golf)
According to the Rules of Golf (as approved by the United States Golf Association and the Rules Committee of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of Saint Andrews), a golf ball must have a volume of at least 66.033106 pinches. Golf balls are not required to have the familiar dimpled pattern, but the design has been popular since its invention in 1905 because it reduces drag while increasing lift.
It's about two-fifths as big as a Baseball
In other words, 148 pinches is 0.4334414535 times the size of a Baseball, and the size of a Baseball is 2.307116663 times that amount.
(MLB rules)
Per Major League Baseball rules, a baseball must measure between about 327.4279580 pinches and 355.47857430 pinches. A major league pitcher can throw a baseball at up to 150 kph (91 mph) in a fastball pitch.
It's about three times as big as a Marshmallow
In other words, 148 pinches is 3 times the size of a Marshmallow, and the size of a Marshmallow is 0.3 times that amount.
A regular marshmallow measures about 50 pinches. In the 1984 movie Ghostbusters, a monster known as the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man was a fictional mascot of a marshmallow company, brought to life by supernatural forces and made gigantic — measuring 34.3 m tall in this form.