Full name: kilogram-force
Plural form: kilograms-force
Alternate spelling: kilograms
Category type: force
Scale factor: 9.80665
The SI derived unit for force is the newton.
1 newton is equal to 0.101971621298 kilograms-force.
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The deprecated unit kilogram-force (kgf) or kilopond (kp) is the force exerted by one kilogram of mass in standard Earth gravity (defined as exactly 9.80665 m/sē). One kilogram-force is equal to exactly 9.80665 newtons.