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Marker

Unread postby gert » Mon Feb 09, 2015 10:44 am

Just realized it yesterday: I filled the BM50 with water up to the top marker (= 55 liter).
But before putting the water into the BM, I measured it in a plastic bucket that also has markers. Result: I had to put 63 liter (according to the marked plastic bucket) to reach the 55 liter-mark in the BM.
Weird. Anyone knows why?
thanks
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Re: Marker

Unread postby piet_v » Mon Feb 09, 2015 11:03 am

The markers on your plastic bucket must be incorrect. Simple as that.
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Re: Marker

Unread postby McMullan » Mon Feb 09, 2015 12:32 pm

Use your bathroom scales next time and ignore the volume markers. 1L=1kg.
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Re: Marker

Unread postby Dicko » Tue Feb 10, 2015 6:33 am

I have a variety of plastic jugs buckets etc and not one is accurate and none are the same as each other.

I would trust the Speidel measurement before I trusted a bucket that was probably made in China. :roll:

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Unread postby Erick » Tue Feb 10, 2015 7:08 am

Trust Germany over China....?
Tough choice!! :lol: :lol:
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