›› Convert newton/metre to dyne/centimetre

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.


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How many newton/meter in 1 dyne/centimetre? The answer is 0.001.
We assume you are converting between newton/metre and dyne/centimetre.
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The SI derived unit for surface tension is the newton/meter.
1 newton/meter is equal to 1000 dyne/centimetre.
Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.
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›› Definition: Newton/meter

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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