How many kilogram-force in 1 centinewton?
The answer is 0.0010197162129779.
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The SI derived unit for force is the newton.
1 newton is equal to 0.10197162129779 kilogram-force, or 100 centinewton.
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1 kilogram-force to centinewton = 980.665 centinewton
2 kilogram-force to centinewton = 1961.33 centinewton
3 kilogram-force to centinewton = 2941.995 centinewton
4 kilogram-force to centinewton = 3922.66 centinewton
5 kilogram-force to centinewton = 4903.325 centinewton
6 kilogram-force to centinewton = 5883.99 centinewton
7 kilogram-force to centinewton = 6864.655 centinewton
8 kilogram-force to centinewton = 7845.32 centinewton
9 kilogram-force to centinewton = 8825.985 centinewton
10 kilogram-force to centinewton = 9806.65 centinewton
You can do the reverse unit conversion from centinewton to kilogram-force, or enter any two units below:
The deprecated unit kilogram-force (kgf) or kilopond (kp) is the force exerted by one kilogram of mass in standard Earth gravity (defined as exactly 9.80665 m/s²). One kilogram-force is equal to exactly 9.80665 newtons.
The SI prefix "centi" represents a factor of 10-2, or in exponential notation, 1E-2.
So 1 centinewton = 10-2 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.
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