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 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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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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