Convert kilonewton to kilogram-force


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How many kilonewton in 1 kilogram-force? The answer is 0.00980665.
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The SI derived unit for force is the newton.
1 newton is equal to 0.001 kilonewton, or 0.10197162129779 kilogram-force.
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Quick conversion chart of kilonewton to kilogram-force

1 kilonewton to kilogram-force = 101.97162 kilogram-force

2 kilonewton to kilogram-force = 203.94324 kilogram-force

3 kilonewton to kilogram-force = 305.91486 kilogram-force

4 kilonewton to kilogram-force = 407.88649 kilogram-force

5 kilonewton to kilogram-force = 509.85811 kilogram-force

6 kilonewton to kilogram-force = 611.82973 kilogram-force

7 kilonewton to kilogram-force = 713.80135 kilogram-force

8 kilonewton to kilogram-force = 815.77297 kilogram-force

9 kilonewton to kilogram-force = 917.74459 kilogram-force

10 kilonewton to kilogram-force = 1019.71621 kilogram-force

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Definition: Kilonewton

The SI prefix "kilo" represents a factor of 103, or in exponential notation, 1E3.

So 1 kilonewton = 103 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: Kilogram

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.

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