The late Pat Naughtin was a tireless promoter of the metric system in Australia. He explored the most efficient and elegant use of the metric system. Below are some of Pat’s very useful writings and lectures.
Pat bequeathed his Metrication Leader’s Guide to the public domain following his death.
Pat recommended using millimeters over centimeters (as does The Metric Maven).
He also wrote about the costs associated with not using The Metric System in the US
Pat also argued for the Whole Number Rule which he articulates here:
Pat Naughtin Lecture Links:
Metrication In Australia
The book Metrication in Australia provides a unique overview of how the metric system was successfully introduced into Australia. It was written by Kevin Joseph Wilks and was published by the Australian Government. An introductory essay about the book may be found here. Below the graphic is a link to a PDF of the book for download.