›› Convert kilopond to hectonewton


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How many kilopond in 1 hectonewton? The answer is 10.197162129779.
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The SI derived unit for force is the newton.
1 newton is equal to 0.10197162129779 kilopond, or 0.01 hectonewton.
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›› Quick conversion chart of kilopond to hectonewton

1 kilopond to hectonewton = 0.09807 hectonewton

10 kilopond to hectonewton = 0.98067 hectonewton

20 kilopond to hectonewton = 1.96133 hectonewton

30 kilopond to hectonewton = 2.942 hectonewton

40 kilopond to hectonewton = 3.92266 hectonewton

50 kilopond to hectonewton = 4.90333 hectonewton

100 kilopond to hectonewton = 9.80665 hectonewton

200 kilopond to hectonewton = 19.6133 hectonewton

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›› Definition: Kilopond

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

So 1 kilopond = 103 ponds.

›› Definition: Hectonewton

The SI prefix "hecto" represents a factor of 102, or in exponential notation, 1E2.

So 1 hectonewton = 102 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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