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There are various measurement and sizing systems used in the world. This section links to some excellent web sites that let you convert between the systems.
 
The two best conversion web sites we have found are listed here.  Try them first.
 


For a Unit Conversion Table and calculator, try Dave's Conversion Calculator.

Here are some other conversion sites for different categories.
 

Category Convert between: Online Conversion Tools
Area Metric - U.S. System IFP Conversion Table and Calculator
 
Capacity Metric - U.S. System IFP Conversion Table and Calculator 
Clothing Sizes
Just remember,
in the U.S. there are no clothing size regulations so a size 10 from one company may not be the same as a size 10 from another company. The European Union is mandating consistent clothing sizes.
U.S. Standard Clothing Sizes Wikipedia - U.S. Standard Clothing Size
International Clothing Sizes
Cross-reference charts between European Union, U.S.A. and U.K. sizes for men, women and children's clothes and shoes.
Wikipedia - International Clothing Size
More information on shoe sizes Wikipedia - Shoe Size
More information on dress sizes Wikipedia - Dress Size
Cooking Metric - U.S. System and British and U.S. Oven temperatures. IC Measurement Converter
Distance Metric - U.S. System IFP Conversion Table and Calculator
Length Metric - U.S. System World Wide Metric Calculator
IFP Conversion Table and Calculator
Pressure Metric - U.S. System World Wide Metric Calculator
Speed Metric - U.S. System Miles/Hour - Kilometers/Hour
Miles/Hour - Knots/Hour
Temperature Metric - U.S. System IFP Conversion Table and Calculator
 
Time Second, minute, hour, day, week, lunar month, year, century Time Conversion
Volume Metric - U.S. System World Wide Metric Calculator
IFP Conversion Table and Calculator
 
Weather Metric - U.S. System Weather Calculator
Weight Metric - U.S. System World Wide Metric Calculator
IFP Conversion Table and Calculator
Weight Converter
 
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