# ››Convert inch-pound to foot-pound force

 inch-pound foot pounds

How many inch-pound in 1 foot pounds? The answer is 12.0000004278.
We assume you are converting between inch-pound and foot-pound force.
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The SI derived unit for energy is the joule.
1 joule is equal to 8.85074610683 inch-pound, or 0.737562149277 foot pounds.
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# ››Definition: Foot pound

In physics, a foot-pound force (symbol ft·lbf or ft·lbf), usually abbreviated to foot-pound, is an Imperial and U.S. customary unit of mechanical work, or energy, although in scientific fields one commonly uses the equivalent metric unit of the joule (J). There are approximately 1.356 J/ft·lbf, or exactly 1.355 817 948 331 400 4 J/ft·lbf.

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