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>I use the hamburger rule to help me remember this stuff.
That's cool. One newton is about 1/4 lb. 250 lb is about 1kN. I guess the 
pressure depends a lot on one's actual shape. 1 m^2 is about 10 sq ft so 
if Lutz's 'footprint' while lying down is say 5'-10" x 22 inches, that'd 
work right out.

Christopher Wright P.E.    |"They couldn't hit an elephant at
chrisw(--nospam--at)        | this distance"   (last words of Gen.
___________________________| John Sedgwick, Spotsylvania 1864)

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