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Author: mbeychok
Time: 02/13/04 10:32 PST
This is a reply to message no. 13195 by devitg
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WHY # is used to abreviate or indicate Pound for weight?
It is just a custom which grew into a habit.  Personally, I prefer to use lb as an abbreviation for pound.

Milton Beychok ... visit me at www.air-dispersion.com
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