›› Convert pound-force to kilogram-force


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How many lbf in 1 kgf? The answer is 2.2046226294122.
We assume you are converting between pound-force and kilogram-force.
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The SI derived unit for force is the newton.
1 newton is equal to 0.22480894387096 lbf, or 0.10197162129779 kgf.
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›› Quick conversion chart of lbf to kgf

1 lbf to kgf = 0.45359 kgf

5 lbf to kgf = 2.26796 kgf

10 lbf to kgf = 4.53592 kgf

20 lbf to kgf = 9.07185 kgf

30 lbf to kgf = 13.60777 kgf

40 lbf to kgf = 18.14369 kgf

50 lbf to kgf = 22.67962 kgf

75 lbf to kgf = 34.01943 kgf

100 lbf to kgf = 45.35924 kgf

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›› Definition: Pound

The pound-force is a non-SI unit of force or weight (properly abbreviated "lbf" or "lbf"). The pound-force is equal to a mass of one pound multiplied by the standard acceleration due to gravity on Earth (which is defined as exactly 9.806 65 m/sē, or exactly 196,133/6096 ft/sē, or approximately 32.174 05 ft/sē).

›› Definition: Kilogram

The deprecated unit kilogram-force (kgf) or kilopond (kp) is the force exerted by one kilogram of mass in standard Earth gravity (defined as exactly 9.80665 m/sē). One kilogram-force is equal to exactly 9.80665 newtons.

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