## ››Convert decametre to rod [international]

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How many decameter in 1 rod? The answer is 0.50292.
We assume you are converting between decametre and rod [international].
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 0.1 decameter, or 0.19883878151595 rod.
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## ››Quick conversion chart of decameter to rod

1 decameter to rod = 1.98839 rod

5 decameter to rod = 9.94194 rod

10 decameter to rod = 19.88388 rod

15 decameter to rod = 29.82582 rod

20 decameter to rod = 39.76776 rod

25 decameter to rod = 49.7097 rod

30 decameter to rod = 59.65163 rod

40 decameter to rod = 79.53551 rod

50 decameter to rod = 99.41939 rod

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## ››Definition: Decameter

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.

## ››Definition: Rod

A rod is a unit of length, equal to 11 cubits, 5.0292 metres or 16.5 feet. A rod is the same length as a perch and a pole. The lengths of the perch (one rod) and chain (four rods) were standardized in 1607 by Edmund Gunter.

The length is equal to the standardized length of the ox goad used by medieval English ploughmen; fields were measured in acres which were one chain (four rods) by one furlong (in the United Kingdom, ten chains).

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