›› Convert giganewton to kip


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How many giganewton in 1 kip? The answer is 4.4482216E-6.
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The SI derived unit for force is the newton.
1 newton is equal to 1.0E-9 giganewton, or 0.00022480894387096 kip.
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›› Quick conversion chart of giganewton to kip

1 giganewton to kip = 224808.94387 kip

2 giganewton to kip = 449617.88774 kip

3 giganewton to kip = 674426.83161 kip

4 giganewton to kip = 899235.77548 kip

5 giganewton to kip = 1124044.71935 kip

6 giganewton to kip = 1348853.66323 kip

7 giganewton to kip = 1573662.6071 kip

8 giganewton to kip = 1798471.55097 kip

9 giganewton to kip = 2023280.49484 kip

10 giganewton to kip = 2248089.43871 kip

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›› Definition: Giganewton

The SI prefix "giga" represents a factor of 109, or in exponential notation, 1E9.

So 1 giganewton = 109 newtons.

The definition of a newton is as follows:

In physics, the newton (symbol: N) is the SI unit of force, named after Sir Isaac Newton in recognition of his work on classical mechanics. It was first used around 1904, but not until 1948 was it officially adopted by the General Conference on Weights and Measures (CGPM) as the name for the mks unit of force.

›› Definition: Kip

In the United States, a kip is sometimes a unit of mass that equals 1,000 avoirdupois pounds (used to compute shipping charges), or more often a unit of force that equals 1,000 pounds force (used to measure engineering loads). Its symbol is kip. The name comes from combining the words "kilo" and "pound", thus 1,000 pounds; it is called a kilopound, sometimes using the same symbol kip or sometimes klb.

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