## ››Convert poundal to dekanewton

 poundal dekanewton

How many poundal in 1 dekanewton? The answer is 72.330140801469.
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The SI derived unit for force is the newton.
1 newton is equal to 7.2330140801469 poundal, or 0.1 dekanewton.
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## ››Quick conversion chart of poundal to dekanewton

1 poundal to dekanewton = 0.01383 dekanewton

10 poundal to dekanewton = 0.13825 dekanewton

20 poundal to dekanewton = 0.27651 dekanewton

30 poundal to dekanewton = 0.41476 dekanewton

40 poundal to dekanewton = 0.55302 dekanewton

50 poundal to dekanewton = 0.69127 dekanewton

100 poundal to dekanewton = 1.38255 dekanewton

200 poundal to dekanewton = 2.7651 dekanewton

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## ››Definition: Poundal

The poundal is a non-SI unit of force. It is a part of the absolute foot-pound-second system of units, a coherent subsystem of English units introduced in 1879, and one of several specialized subsystems of mechanical units used as aids in calculations. It is defined as 1 lb·ft/s².

## ››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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