How many kip in 1 ton-force [short]?
The answer is 2.
We assume you are converting between kip and ton-force [short].
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ton-force [short]
The SI derived unit for force is the newton.
1 newton is equal to 0.00022480894387096 kip, or 0.00011240447193548 ton-force [short].
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››Quick conversion chart of kip to ton-force [short]

1 kip to ton-force [short] = 0.5 ton-force [short]

5 kip to ton-force [short] = 2.5 ton-force [short]

10 kip to ton-force [short] = 5 ton-force [short]

20 kip to ton-force [short] = 10 ton-force [short]

30 kip to ton-force [short] = 15 ton-force [short]

40 kip to ton-force [short] = 20 ton-force [short]

50 kip to ton-force [short] = 25 ton-force [short]

75 kip to ton-force [short] = 37.5 ton-force [short]

100 kip to ton-force [short] = 50 ton-force [short]

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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.

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