Resources  and References

Resources and References

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Resources and References

This section of our website will offer you additional information such as worldwide customs regulations and formalities, a dictionary with terms used in the international moving industry, many packing tips and restrictions and useful links to other websites.

  

Ocean Container Sizes:

Container Type L W H L W H Gross Volume Net Volume
Lift Van 87″ 45″ 87″ 84″ 41″ 80″ 197 CFT 160 CFT
20′ Container 19’5″ 7’8″ 7’6″ 1165 CFT 1050 CFT
40′ Container 39’6″ 7’8″ 7’9″ 2377 CFT 2200 CFT
40’HC Container 39’6″ 7’8 8’9″ 2684 CFT 2450 CFT

 

Air Container Sizes:

Container Type L W H L W H Gross Volume Net Volume
E Container 42″ 29″ 25.5″ 41″ 28″ 24″ 18.5 CFT 16 CFT
D Container 58″ 42″ 50″ 57″ 40″ 44″ 70 CFT 58 CFT
LDN Container 56″ 55″ 62″ 55″ 54″ 55″ 111 CFT 94 CFT

 

Mattress Sizes: 

Mattress Type Americas U.K. E.U. (Continental)
Crib / Toddler 27+14 × 51+58 in (69 × 131 cm) 27+12 × 55 in (70×140 cm) cotbed
Cot/Mini Single, UK: small single 30 × 70 in (76 × 178 cm) 30 × 69 in (76 × 175 cm)
Modern Cot 30 × 74 in (76 × 188 cm)
Twin/Single (UK: single) 39 × 75 in (99 × 191 cm) 36 × 75 in (91 × 191 cm) 90 × 190 cm (35 × 75 in)
Twin/Single XL 39 × 80 in (99 × 203 cm) 42 × 75 in (107 × 191 cm)
Double/Full, UK: small double 53 × 74 in (135 × 188 cm) 48 × 75 in (122 × 191 cm) 140 × 190 cm (55 × 75 in)
Double/Full XL, UK: double 53 × 80 in (135 × 203 cm) 54 × 75 in (137 × 191 cm)
Queen 60 × 80 in (152 × 203 cm) 160 × 200 cm (63 × 79 in)
Olympic/Expanded Queen 66 × 80 in (168 × 203 cm)
California Queen 60 × 84 in (152 × 213 cm)
King (UK: King) 76 × 80 in (193 × 203 cm) 60 × 78 in (152 × 198 cm) 180 × 200 cm (71 × 79 in)
California King 72 × 84 in (183 × 213 cm)
Super King (UK: Super King) 72 × 78 in (183 × 198 cm)
Grand King 80 × 98 in (203 × 249 cm)

 

Piano Types

 

• Upright – This is the tallest among the vertical pianos, with a height ranging from 50 to 60 inches and an approximate width of 58 inches. This is the type of piano your great grandparents or grandparents used to play. When cared for properly, it stands the test of time and maintains its rich tone.

 

Horizontal Pianos – Also known as grand pianos. They are called horizontal pianos because of their length and the placement of their strings. Grand pianos are said to produce finer tones and has the most responsive
key action. There are 6 basic types:

• Petite Grand – This is the smallest of the horizontal pianos. It ranges in size from 4 feet 5 inches to 4 feet 10 inches. It is indeed small but still powerful.

• Baby Grand – A very popular type of piano which ranges in size from 4 feet 11 inches to 5 feet 6 inches. Baby grands are a popular choice because of their sound quality, aesthetic appeal and affordability.

• Medium Grand – Larger than the baby grand at around 5 feet and 7 inches.

• Parlor Grand – These ranges in size from 5 feet 9 inches to 6 feet 1 inch. The parlor grand piano is also called living room grand piano.

• Semi concert or Ballroom – Next size up from the Parlor Grand piano, it is approximately 6 feet 2 inches to 7 feet long.

• Concert Grand – At around 9 feet, this is the largest of all the grand pianos.

 

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