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Convert Mu to Inches

Postby rabib » Fri Nov 09, 2007 11:41 pm

How do I convert the length measurement Mu to inches?
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Postby Guest » Sat Nov 10, 2007 1:24 am

The Greek letter mu (µ) is used as the symbol for the prefix micro-, that is, 10^(-6). It should not be used standalone as a unit of length, but this misuse is pretty common. I assume they really mean micrometers, µm.

Since 1" = 25.4 mm, it also equals 25400 µm.
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