›› Convert pound-force to poundal


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How many pounds in 1 poundal? The answer is 0.031080949294433.
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The SI derived unit for force is the newton.
1 newton is equal to 0.22480894387096 pounds, or 7.2330140801469 poundal.
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›› Quick conversion chart of pounds to poundal

1 pounds to poundal = 32.17405 poundal

2 pounds to poundal = 64.3481 poundal

3 pounds to poundal = 96.52215 poundal

4 pounds to poundal = 128.6962 poundal

5 pounds to poundal = 160.87025 poundal

6 pounds to poundal = 193.0443 poundal

7 pounds to poundal = 225.21835 poundal

8 pounds to poundal = 257.3924 poundal

9 pounds to poundal = 289.56645 poundal

10 pounds to poundal = 321.74049 poundal

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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: 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.

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