How many inches in 1 rod?
The answer is 198.
We assume you are converting between inch and rod [international].
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 39.370078740157 inches, or 0.19883878151595 rod.
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Quick conversion chart of inches to rod

1 inches to rod = 0.00505 rod

10 inches to rod = 0.05051 rod

50 inches to rod = 0.25253 rod

100 inches to rod = 0.50505 rod

200 inches to rod = 1.0101 rod

500 inches to rod = 2.52525 rod

1000 inches to rod = 5.05051 rod

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An inch is the name of a unit of length in a number of different systems, including Imperial units, and United States customary units. There are 36 inches in a yard and 12 inches in a foot. The inch is usually the universal unit of measurement in the United States, and is widely used in the United Kingdom, and Canada, despite the introduction of metric to the latter two in the 1960s and 1970s, respectively. The inch is still commonly used informally, although somewhat less, in other Commonwealth nations such as Australia; an example being the long standing tradition of measuring the height of newborn children in inches rather than centimetres. The international inch is defined to be equal to 25.4 millimeters.

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[1] 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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