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How many oz/yd in 240 g/sm XP?
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 John Carter (jcarter1) Locale: Pacific Northwest How many oz/yd in 240 g/sm XP? on 04/06/2008 16:38:16 MDT Okay, I need a little help with my math here. I'd like to make a 2-person quilt with the same characteristics as the upcoming 240 g/sm XP Cocoon quilt coming out in June. But try as I might, I can't seem to convert Ryan Jordan's statement of 240 g/sm to Thru-hiker.com's oz/yd measurements. Will this be one layer of 5oz/yd XP plus one layer of 2.5oz/yd XP?
 Jim Colten (jcolten) - M Locale: MN Re: How many oz/yd in 240 g/sm XP? on 04/06/2008 18:09:09 MDT Not to be a shill for Google Nation (not to mention that my instinct is to say "learn some math") but ...if you enter: 240 grams/sq. meter in ounces/sq. yardin google's search window, it'll answer: (240 grams) / (sq. meter) = 7.07844592 ounces / (sq. yard) Edited by jcolten on 04/06/2008 18:16:34 MDT.
 mark henley (flash582) - F math on 04/06/2008 18:52:28 MDT divide by .039
 John Carter (jcarter1) Locale: Pacific Northwest Re: Re: How many oz/yd in 240 g/sm XP? on 04/06/2008 22:19:07 MDT That's a pretty cool google feature. But I don't see how BMW will make a 7oz/yd quilt using standard XP thicknesses. Near as I can tell it will be a single layer of 5oz/yd and a single layer of 2.5oz/yd. I suppose this is close enough for me.EDIT: D'oh, Mountain Laurel Designs lists both imperial and metric weights in its list of quit specs for easy comparison. Edited by jcarter1 on 04/07/2008 02:01:39 MDT.