How many lb in 1 kilogram-force?
The answer is 2.2046226218488.
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The SI base unit for mass is the kilogram.
1 kilogram is equal to 2.2046226218488 lb, or 1 kilogram-force.
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››Quick conversion chart of lb to kilogram-force

1 lb to kilogram-force = 0.45359 kilogram-force

5 lb to kilogram-force = 2.26796 kilogram-force

10 lb to kilogram-force = 4.53592 kilogram-force

20 lb to kilogram-force = 9.07185 kilogram-force

30 lb to kilogram-force = 13.60777 kilogram-force

40 lb to kilogram-force = 18.14369 kilogram-force

50 lb to kilogram-force = 22.67962 kilogram-force

75 lb to kilogram-force = 34.01943 kilogram-force

100 lb to kilogram-force = 45.35924 kilogram-force

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The pound (abbreviation: lb) is a unit of mass or weight in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. Its size can vary from system to system. The most commonly used pound today is the international avoirdupois pound. The international avoirdupois pound is equal to exactly 453.59237 grams. The definition of the international pound was agreed by the United States and countries of the Commonwealth of Nations in 1958. In the United Kingdom, the use of the international pound was implemented in the Weights and Measures Act 1963. An avoirdupois pound is equal to 16 avoirdupois ounces and to exactly 7,000 grains.

››Definition: Kilogram-force

The SI prefix "kilo" represents a factor of
10^{3}, or in exponential notation, 1E3.

So 1 kilogram-force = 10^{3} gram-force.

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