Hogshead. Conversion Chart

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Metric

hogshead to cubic kilometer (km³)
hogshead to cubic meter (m³)
hogshead to cubic decimeter (dm³)
hogshead to cubic centimeter (cc)
hogshead to cubic millimeter (mm³)
hogshead to hectoliter (hl)
hogshead to decaliter
hogshead to liter (l)
hogshead to deciliter (dl)
hogshead to centiliter (cl)
hogshead to milliliter (ml)
hogshead to microliter (µl)
Units: cubic kilometer (km³)  / cubic meter (m³)  / cubic decimeter (dm³)  / cubic centimeter (cc)  / cubic millimeter (mm³)  / hectoliter (hl)  / decaliter  / liter (l)  / deciliter (dl)  / centiliter (cl)  / milliliter (ml)  / microliter (µl)
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U.S. Liquid Measure

hogshead to acre foot
hogshead to barrel (petroleum)
hogshead to gallon (gal)
hogshead to quart (qt)
hogshead to pint (pt)
hogshead to gill
hogshead to fluid ounce (fl oz)
hogshead to fluid dram (fl dr)
hogshead to minim (min)
Units: acre foot  / barrel (petroleum)  / gallon (gal)  / quart (qt)  / pint (pt)  / gill  / fluid ounce (fl oz)  / fluid dram (fl dr)  / minim (min)
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U.S. Dry Measure

hogshead to barrel
hogshead to bushel (bu)
hogshead to peck (pk)
hogshead to gallon (gal)
hogshead to quart (qt)
hogshead to pint (pt)
Units: barrel  / bushel (bu)  / peck (pk)  / gallon (gal)  / quart (qt)  / pint (pt)
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Apothecaries

The traditional English apothecaries' system defines weights, not volumes. However, there was apothecaries' system for volumes too, though less commonly used. Before introduction of the imperial units, all apothecaries' measures were based on the wine gallon which later became the base of U.S. liquid gallon.

In addition to five official apothecaries' units pint, fliud ounce, fluid dram, fluid scruple, and minim, there was a set of unofficial but widely used units for various spoon and glass sizes. We list them here too.

In 1858 apothercaries' system was officially abolished in in the U.K. in favour of the standard Avoirdupois system. In the United States the apothecaries' system remained in use until 1971, when it was officially abolished in favor of the metric system.

hogshead to pint (pt)
hogshead to glass-tumbler
hogshead to breakfast cup
hogshead to tea cup
hogshead to wine glass
hogshead to fluid ounce (ƒ℥)
hogshead to table spoon
hogshead to dessert spoon
hogshead to fluid dram (ƒʒ)
hogshead to tea spoon
hogshead to minim
Units: pint (pt)  / glass-tumbler  / breakfast cup  / tea cup  / wine glass  / fluid ounce (ƒ℥)  / table spoon  / dessert spoon  / fluid dram (ƒʒ)  / tea spoon  / minim
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British Imperial Liquid And Dry

hogshead to perch
hogshead to barrel
hogshead to bushel (bu)
hogshead to peck (pk)
hogshead to gallon (gal)
hogshead to quart (qt)
hogshead to pint (pt)
hogshead to fluid ounce (oz)
hogshead to fluid drachm (fl dr)
hogshead to fluid scruple
hogshead to minim (min)
Units: perch  / barrel  / bushel (bu)  / peck (pk)  / gallon (gal)  / quart (qt)  / pint (pt)  / fluid ounce (oz)  / fluid drachm (fl dr)  / fluid scruple  / minim (min)
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British and U.S. derivatives of length units

hogshead to cubic mile (mi³)
hogshead to mil cubic feet (mcf)
hogshead to cubic yard (yd³)
hogshead to centum cubic feet (ccf)
hogshead to cubic foot (ft³)
hogshead to cubic inch (in³)
Units: cubic mile (mi³)  / mil cubic feet (mcf)  / cubic yard (yd³)  / centum cubic feet (ccf)  / cubic foot (ft³)  / cubic inch (in³)
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English wine cask units

Imperial and U.S. definitions of these units slightly differ. We use Imperial definitions here.
hogshead to tun
hogshead to butt
hogshead to puncheon
hogshead to hogshead
hogshead to tierce
hogshead to barrel
hogshead to rundlet
Units: tun  / butt  / puncheon  / hogshead  / tierce  / barrel  / rundlet
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English brewery cask units

Historically the terms beer and ale referred to distinct brews. From the mid 15th century until 1803 in Britain "ale" casks and "beer" casks differed in the number of gallons they contained. We provide conversions for the latest standard (1824) of units that are based on imperial gallons.
hogshead to barrel
hogshead to kilderkin
hogshead to firkin
hogshead to pin
Units:  / barrel  / kilderkin  / firkin  / pin
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U.S. brewery cask units

In the U.S. only beer barrel is legally defined. Keg sizes are not standardized and could be any size smaller than a barrel. However, typical beer keg size is a half of beer barrel.
hogshead to US beer barrel
hogshead to US beer half-barrel
hogshead to US beer keg (typical)
hogshead to US beer quarter-barrel
Units: US beer barrel  / US beer half-barrel  / US beer keg (typical)  / US beer quarter-barrel
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Cooking (U.S.)

hogshead to cup
hogshead to tablespoon
hogshead to teaspoon
Units: cup  / tablespoon  / teaspoon
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Cooking (International)

hogshead to cup
hogshead to tablespoon
hogshead to teaspoon
Units: cup  / tablespoon  / teaspoon
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Cooking (Australian)

hogshead to tablespoon
hogshead to dessert teaspoon
hogshead to teaspoon
Units: tablespoon  / dessert teaspoon  / teaspoon
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Natural units

In physics, natural units are physical units of measurement based only on universal physical constants. The origin of their definition comes only from properties of nature and not from any human construct.
hogshead to Planck volume (L³)
Units: Planck volume (L³)
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Astronomical

hogshead to cubic parsec (pc³)
hogshead to cubic light year
hogshead to cubic light minute
hogshead to cubic light second
Units: cubic parsec (pc³)  / cubic light year  / cubic light minute  / cubic light second
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Ship tonnage measurements

Register ton unit was defined by the Moorsom Commission (Great Britain) in 1854 to measure ship internal volume. It was officially replaced by tonnage when the International Maritime Organization (IMO) adopted The International Convention on Tonnage Measurement of Ships on 23 June 1969. Since 18 July 1994 the gross and net tonnages are the only official measures used for the ships.
hogshead to tonnage
hogshead to register ton
hogshead to Panama Canal Universal Measurement System (PC/UMS)
Units: tonnage  / register ton  / Panama Canal Universal Measurement System (PC/UMS)
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Lumber measure

These units are sometimes used to measure the volume of lumber in Great Britain, the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. The same units is called board-foot in the U.S. and Canada and super foot or superficial foot in Australia and New Zealand. One board-foot is the volume of a one-foot length of a board one foot wide and one inch thick.
hogshead to million board-feet (mmfbm, mmbdft, mmbf)
hogshead to cord
hogshead to thousand board-feet (mfbm, mbdft, mbf)
hogshead to hoppus ton (HT)
hogshead to cubic ton of timber
hogshead to stere
hogshead to hoppus foot, hoppus cube (h ft)
hogshead to boardfoot, board-foot (fbmm, bdft, bf)
Units: million board-feet (mmfbm, mmbdft, mmbf)  / cord  / thousand board-feet (mfbm, mbdft, mbf)  / hoppus ton (HT)  / cubic ton of timber  / stere  / hoppus foot, hoppus cube (h ft)  / boardfoot, board-foot (fbmm, bdft, bf)
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Japanese

hogshead to sai (才)
hogshead to shaku (勺)
hogshead to go (合)
hogshead to sho (升)
hogshead to to (斗)
hogshead to koku (石)
Units: sai (才)  / shaku (勺)  / go (合)  / sho (升)  / to (斗)  / koku (石)
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Chinese units of 1930

hogshead to dan (市石)
hogshead to dou (市斗)
hogshead to sheng (市升)
hogshead to ge (合)
hogshead to shao (勺)
hogshead to cuo (撮)
Units: dan (市石)  / dou (市斗)  / sheng (市升)  / ge (合)  / shao (勺)  / cuo (撮)
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Chinese units of 1915

hogshead to dan (石)
hogshead to hu (斛)
hogshead to dou (斗)
hogshead to sheng (升)
hogshead to ge (合)
hogshead to shao (勺)
Units: dan (石)  / hu (斛)  / dou (斗)  / sheng (升)  / ge (合)  / shao (勺)
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Thai units

Some of these units are still in use even though metric system was formally established in 1923. Before the metrication the old units were standardized to exact metric values.
hogshead to kwian (เกวียน, cartload)
hogshead to sat (สัด, basket)
hogshead to thang (ถัง, tank)
hogshead to thanan (ทะนาน, coconut shell)
hogshead to fai mue (ฟายมือ, palm of grain)
hogshead to kam mue (กำมือ, hand of grain)
hogshead to yip mue (หยิบมือ, pinch)
Units: kwian (เกวียน, cartload)  / sat (สัด, basket)  / thang (ถัง, tank)  / thanan (ทะนาน, coconut shell)  / fai mue (ฟายมือ, palm of grain)  / kam mue (กำมือ, hand of grain)  / yip mue (หยิบมือ, pinch)

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