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NCJ Number: 35216 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: METRIC CONVERSION - CONSIDERATIONS FOR POLICE ADMINISTRATORS
Journal: POLICE CHIEF  Volume:43  Issue:7  Dated:(JULY 1976)  Pages:26-27
Author(s): W E SPEIR
Corporate Author: International Assoc of Chiefs of Police
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 2
Sponsoring Agency: International Assoc of Chiefs of Police
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Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS SHOULD BE TAKEN TO ENSURE A SMOOTH CONVERSION FROM ENGLISH TO METRIC MEASUREMENTS.
Abstract: CONVERSION TABLES ARE NOT THE IDEAL ANSWER, BECAUSE THERE IS TOO MUCH ROOM FOR ERROR AND CONFUSION. EQUIPMENT REPLACEMENT, WHILE EXPENSIVE, IS EFFICIENT. INFORMATION ON WHERE TO GET METRIC CONVERSION KITS IS PROVIDED.
Index Term(s): Change management; Police management; Testing and measurement
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