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Re: Metric volume measurement problem

At 06:18 PM 2/23/99 EST, Daniel Hussey wrote:
>    What is a hectoliter?  I was thinking it was = 6 liters, but that
>doesn't seem to make sense.  This is in reference to how Germans sell
>quantities of beer.  This one is in hectoliters.
>    The price of one hectoliter of this beer is USD $96, so I am
>thinking this is equal to a "keg" in america, or thereabouts.  Can
>anyone vouch for this or give me an appropriate conversion.

i've got a great idea!
let's all meet and measure it, say a pint at a time, just to be sure.