Note these are **surface tension** units, where you divide the units. If you meant to convert **torque**, use the dash symbol to multiply, like N-m instead of N/m.

How many lbf/in in 1 kgf/cm?
The answer is 5.59974147871.

We assume you are converting between **pound-force/inch** and **kilogram-force/centimetre**.

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The SI derived unit for **surface tension** is the newton/meter.

1 newton/meter is equal to 0.00571014717432 lbf/in, or 0.00101971621298 kgf/cm.

Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.

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