›› Convert kip to kilonewton


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How many kip in 1 kilonewton? The answer is 0.22480894387096.
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The SI derived unit for force is the newton.
1 newton is equal to 0.00022480894387096 kip, or 0.001 kilonewton.
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›› Quick conversion chart of kip to kilonewton

1 kip to kilonewton = 4.44822 kilonewton

5 kip to kilonewton = 22.24111 kilonewton

10 kip to kilonewton = 44.48222 kilonewton

15 kip to kilonewton = 66.72332 kilonewton

20 kip to kilonewton = 88.96443 kilonewton

25 kip to kilonewton = 111.20554 kilonewton

30 kip to kilonewton = 133.44665 kilonewton

40 kip to kilonewton = 177.92886 kilonewton

50 kip to kilonewton = 222.41108 kilonewton

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›› Definition: Kip

In the United States, a kip is sometimes a unit of mass that equals 1,000 avoirdupois pounds (used to compute shipping charges), or more often a unit of force that equals 1,000 pounds force (used to measure engineering loads). Its symbol is kip. The name comes from combining the words "kilo" and "pound", thus 1,000 pounds; it is called a kilopound, sometimes using the same symbol kip or sometimes klb.

›› 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.

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