## ››Convert pound-force to dekanewton

 pounds dekanewton

How many pounds 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 pounds, or 0.1 dekanewton.
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## ››Quick conversion chart of pounds to dekanewton

1 pounds to dekanewton = 0.44482 dekanewton

5 pounds to dekanewton = 2.22411 dekanewton

10 pounds to dekanewton = 4.44822 dekanewton

20 pounds to dekanewton = 8.89644 dekanewton

30 pounds to dekanewton = 13.34466 dekanewton

40 pounds to dekanewton = 17.79289 dekanewton

50 pounds to dekanewton = 22.24111 dekanewton

75 pounds to dekanewton = 33.36166 dekanewton

100 pounds 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/s², or exactly 196,133/6096 ft/s², or approximately 32.174 05 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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