## ››Convert mercantile pound to short ton

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 Did you mean to convert mercantile pound to ton [short, US] short ton

How many mercantile pound in 1 short ton? The answer is 1944.4534133533.
We assume you are converting between mercantile pound and short ton.
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The SI base unit for mass is the kilogram.
1 kilogram is equal to 2.1433929911049 mercantile pound, or 0.0011023113109244 short ton.
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## ››Definition: Short ton

The short ton is a unit of mass equal to 2000 lb (exactly 907.18474 kg). In the United States it is often called simply "ton" without distinguishing it from the metric ton (or tonne) and the long ton â€”rather, the other two are specifically noted. There are, however, some U.S. applications for which "tons", even if unidentified, are usually long tons (e.g., Navy ships) or metric tons (e.g., world grain production figures).

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