›› Convert kip/square inch to pound/square inch [gauge]


kip/square inch
pound/square inch [gauge]

The above form works if you are measuring differential pressure, such as the difference in psi between two points.

If you are measuring relative to vacuum and want to resolve the pressure relative to the atmosphere, then you should use the form below.

Note that psig can measure differential pressure in some applications and absolute pressure in others, so you need to know which one fits your calculation.

kip/square inch (relative to vacuum)
pound/square inch [gauge] (relative to atmosphere)



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›› More information from the unit converter

How many kip/square inch in 1 pound/square inch [gauge]? The answer is 0.001.
We assume you are converting between kip/square inch and pound/square inch [gauge].
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kip/square inch or pound/square inch [gauge]
The SI derived unit for pressure is the pascal.
1 pascal is equal to 1.4503773800722E-7 kip/square inch, or 0.00014503773800722 pound/square inch [gauge].
Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.
Use this page to learn how to convert between kips/square inch and pounds/square inch.
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›› Quick conversion chart of kip/square inch to pound/square inch [gauge]

1 kip/square inch to pound/square inch [gauge] = 1000 pound/square inch [gauge]

2 kip/square inch to pound/square inch [gauge] = 2000 pound/square inch [gauge]

3 kip/square inch to pound/square inch [gauge] = 3000 pound/square inch [gauge]

4 kip/square inch to pound/square inch [gauge] = 4000 pound/square inch [gauge]

5 kip/square inch to pound/square inch [gauge] = 5000 pound/square inch [gauge]

6 kip/square inch to pound/square inch [gauge] = 6000 pound/square inch [gauge]

7 kip/square inch to pound/square inch [gauge] = 7000 pound/square inch [gauge]

8 kip/square inch to pound/square inch [gauge] = 8000 pound/square inch [gauge]

9 kip/square inch to pound/square inch [gauge] = 9000 pound/square inch [gauge]

10 kip/square inch to pound/square inch [gauge] = 10000 pound/square inch [gauge]



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›› Common pressure conversions

kip/square inch to decibar
kip/square inch to foot of air
kip/square inch to centihg
kip/square inch to micrometer of water
kip/square inch to nanobar
kip/square inch to hectopascal
kip/square inch to yottabar
kip/square inch to barye
kip/square inch to centimeter of water
kip/square inch to centipascal


›› Definition: Pound/square inch

Psig (pound-force per square inch gauge) is a unit of pressure relative to the surrounding atmosphere. By contrast, psia measures pressure relative to a vacuum (such as that in space). At sea level, Earth's atmosphere actually exerts a pressure of 14.7 psi. Humans do not feel this pressure because internal pressure of liquid in their bodies matches the external pressure. If a pressure gauge is calibrated to read zero in space, then at sea level on Earth it would read 14.7 psi. Thus a reading of 30 psig on a tire gauge represents an absolute pressure of 44.7 psi.


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