Note these are surface tension units, where you divide the units. If you meant to convert torque, use the dash symbol to multiply, like N-m instead of N/m.
How many lb/in in 1 newton per meter?
The answer is 0.0057101471627692.
We assume you are converting between pound/inch and newton/metre.
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lb/in or newton per meter
The SI derived unit for surface tension is the newton/meter.
1 lb/in is equal to 175.126835 newton/meter.
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Surface tension is measured in force per unit length. The SI unit is Newton per metre but the CGS unit of dyne per cm is also used. One dyn/cm corresponds to 0.001 N/m.
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