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How many kip in 1 tons-force?
The answer is 2.24.
We assume you are converting between kip and ton-force [long].
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The SI derived unit for force is the newton.
1 newton is equal to 0.00022480894387096 kip, or 0.00010036113565668 tons-force.
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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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