How many calorie in 1 foot pound?
The answer is 0.32390891784877.
We assume you are converting between calorie [15 °C] and foot-pound force.
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foot pound
The SI derived unit for energy is the joule.
1 joule is equal to 0.23890295761862 calorie, or 0.73756214927727 foot pound.
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Quick conversion chart of calorie to foot pound

1 calorie to foot pound = 3.08729 foot pound

5 calorie to foot pound = 15.43644 foot pound

10 calorie to foot pound = 30.87288 foot pound

15 calorie to foot pound = 46.30931 foot pound

20 calorie to foot pound = 61.74575 foot pound

25 calorie to foot pound = 77.18219 foot pound

30 calorie to foot pound = 92.61863 foot pound

40 calorie to foot pound = 123.49151 foot pound

50 calorie to foot pound = 154.36438 foot pound

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15 °C calorie: the amount of energy required to warm 1 g of air-free water from 14.5 °C to 15.5 °C at a constant pressure of 101.325 kPa (1 atm). Experimental values of this calorie ranged from 4.1852 J to 4.1858 J. The CIPM in 1950 published a mean experimental value of 4.1855 J, noting an uncertainty of 0.0005 J.

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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