# ››Convert decinewton to kip

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How many decinewton in 1 kip? The answer is 44482.216.
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The SI derived unit for force is the newton.
1 newton is equal to 10 decinewton, or 0.000224808943871 kip.
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# ››Definition: Decinewton

The SI prefix "deci" represents a factor of 10-1, or in exponential notation, 1E-1.

So 1 decinewton = 10-1 newtons.

The definition of a newton is as follows:

In physics, the newton (symbol: N) is the SI unit of force, named after Sir Isaac Newton in recognition of his work on classical mechanics. It was first used around 1904, but not until 1948 was it officially adopted by the General Conference on Weights and Measures (CGPM) as the name for the mks unit of force.

# ››Definition: Kip

In the United States, a kip is sometimes a unit of mass that equals 1,000 avoirdupois pounds (used to compute shipping charges), or more often a unit of force that equals 1,000 pounds force (used to measure engineering loads). Its symbol is kip. The name comes from combining the words "kilo" and "pound", thus 1,000 pounds; it is called a kilopound, sometimes using the same symbol kip or sometimes klb.

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