Convert chinese inch to hand [non-equine]

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How many chinese inch in 1 hand? The answer is 3.048. We assume you are converting between chinese inch and hand [non-equine]. You can view more details on each measurement unit: chinese inch or hand The SI base unit for length is the metre. 1 metre is equal to 30 chinese inch, or 9.8425196850394 hand. Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results. Use this page to learn how to convert between chinese inches and hand [non-equine]. Type in your own numbers in the form to convert the units!

Quick conversion chart of chinese inch to hand

1 chinese inch to hand = 0.32808 hand

5 chinese inch to hand = 1.64042 hand

10 chinese inch to hand = 3.28084 hand

20 chinese inch to hand = 6.56168 hand

30 chinese inch to hand = 9.84252 hand

40 chinese inch to hand = 13.12336 hand

50 chinese inch to hand = 16.4042 hand

75 chinese inch to hand = 24.6063 hand

100 chinese inch to hand = 32.8084 hand

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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).

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