An engineer working on our new Roland 705 press reliably informs me that the machine’s total weight is just over 51 tonnes (51,200 kilos).
And if this blog post isn’t thrilling enough for you, here are some more ‘things with 51 in the title’…
Jason Connery’s sci-fi horror, 51: http://imdb.to/eyNHM5
The Wikipedia entry on the year 51: http://bit.ly/ctkYWZ
51 Buckingham Gate, a luxury hotel just minutes away from the palace: http://bit.ly/aqhgEZ
And, of course, good old Area 51: http://bit.ly/1PeqJ