›› Convert chinese inch to dekametre

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How many chinese inch in 1 dekameter? The answer is 300.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 30 chinese inch, or 0.1 dekameter.
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›› Quick conversion chart of chinese inch to dekameter

1 chinese inch to dekameter = 0.00333 dekameter

10 chinese inch to dekameter = 0.03333 dekameter

50 chinese inch to dekameter = 0.16667 dekameter

100 chinese inch to dekameter = 0.33333 dekameter

200 chinese inch to dekameter = 0.66667 dekameter

500 chinese inch to dekameter = 1.66667 dekameter

1000 chinese inch to dekameter = 3.33333 dekameter

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›› Definition: Chinese inch

The cun (Chinese: 寸; pinyin: cùn; Wade-Giles: ts'un) is a traditional Chinese unit of length. Its traditional measure is the width of a person's thumb at the knuckle, whereas the width of the two forefingers denotes 1.5 cun and the width of all fingers side-by-side is three cuns. In this sense it continues to be used to chart acupuncture points on the human body in various uses of traditional Chinese medicine.

The cun was part of a larger system, and represented one-tenth of a chi (Chinese foot). In time the lengths were standardized, and in Hong Kong, using the traditional standard, it measures ~3.715 cm (~1.463 in). In the twentieth century in the Republic of China, the lengths were standardized to fit with the metric system, and in current usage in China and Taiwan it measures 31⁄3 cm (~1.312 in).

›› Definition: Dekameter

A decametre (American spelling: dekameter, symbol: dam) is a measurement of distance equal to ten metres. This measure is included mostly for completeness. It very rarely has any practical application.

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