›› Convert pound-force to dekanewton


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How many pound-force in 1 dekanewton? The answer is 2.2480894387096.
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The SI derived unit for force is the newton.
1 newton is equal to 0.22480894387096 pound-force, or 0.1 dekanewton.
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›› Quick conversion chart of pound-force to dekanewton

1 pound-force to dekanewton = 0.44482 dekanewton

5 pound-force to dekanewton = 2.22411 dekanewton

10 pound-force to dekanewton = 4.44822 dekanewton

20 pound-force to dekanewton = 8.89644 dekanewton

30 pound-force to dekanewton = 13.34466 dekanewton

40 pound-force to dekanewton = 17.79289 dekanewton

50 pound-force to dekanewton = 22.24111 dekanewton

75 pound-force to dekanewton = 33.36166 dekanewton

100 pound-force to dekanewton = 44.48222 dekanewton


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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: Dekanewton

The SI prefix "deka" represents a factor of 101, or in exponential notation, 1E1.

So 1 dekanewton = 101 newtons.

The definition of a newton is as follows:

In physics, the newton (symbol: N) is the SI unit of force, named after Sir Isaac Newton in recognition of his work on classical mechanics. It was first used around 1904, but not until 1948 was it officially adopted by the General Conference on Weights and Measures (CGPM) as the name for the mks unit of force.


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