# barleycorn to hand conversion

Conversion number between barleycorn and hand is 0.083333333333333. This means, that barleycorn is smaller unit than hand.

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### Enter the number in barleycorn:

Decimal Fraction Exponential Expression
 barleycorn
eg.: 10.12345 or 1.123e5

Result in hand

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 precision 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 [info] Decimal: Exponential:

### Calculation process of conversion value

• 1 barleycorn = (exactly) ((254/30000)) / (0.1016) = 0.083333333333333 hand
• 1 hand = (exactly) (0.1016) / ((254/30000)) = 12 barleycorn
• ? barleycorn × ((254/30000)  ("m"/"barleycorn")) / (0.1016  ("m"/"hand")) = ? hand

### High precision conversion

If conversion between barleycorn to metre and metre to hand is exactly definied, high precision conversion from barleycorn to hand is enabled.

Decimal places: (0-800)

barleycorn
Result in hand:
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### barleycorn to hand conversion chart

 Start value: [barleycorn] Step size [barleycorn] How many lines? (max 100)

visual:
barleycornhand
00
100.83333333333333
201.6666666666667
302.5
403.3333333333333
504.1666666666667
605
705.8333333333333
806.6666666666667
907.5
1008.3333333333333
1109.1666666666667
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## Multiple conversion

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## Details about barleycorn and hand units:

Convert Barleycorn to other unit:

### barleycorn

Definition of barleycorn unit: =  1⁄3 in. of chiefly historical interest

Convert Hand to other unit:

### hand

Definition of hand unit: ≡ 4 in.

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