compare 30g of paper to 30g of something in the house

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compare 30g of paper to 30g of something in the house

Postby ottelie » Fri Apr 29, 2005 9:46 am

canada post delivers 30g letter for one stamp. How do I identify 30 grams weight of paper?
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Postby Guest » Fri Apr 29, 2005 5:36 pm

It's hard to compare by hand because you automatically consider density as well as weight. US nickels ( 5 cent pieces) weigh 5 g so six of them is 30 g.

I've weighed paper on a scale. US rates are ounce based (28.3 g), But 4 and 1/2 sheets of 20 lb paper plus a #10 envelope skate in just under 1 oz.
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