## ››Convert pound-force to newton

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How many pounds in 1 newtons? The answer is 0.22480894387096.
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The SI derived unit for force is the newton.
1 pounds is equal to 4.4482216 newton.
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## ››Quick conversion chart of pounds to newtons

1 pounds to newtons = 4.44822 newtons

5 pounds to newtons = 22.24111 newtons

10 pounds to newtons = 44.48222 newtons

15 pounds to newtons = 66.72332 newtons

20 pounds to newtons = 88.96443 newtons

25 pounds to newtons = 111.20554 newtons

30 pounds to newtons = 133.44665 newtons

40 pounds to newtons = 177.92886 newtons

50 pounds to newtons = 222.41108 newtons

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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: Newton

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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