How many ton-force [short] in 1 kip?
The answer is 0.5.
We assume you are converting between ton-force [short] and kip.
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The SI derived unit for force is the newton.
1 newton is equal to 0.00011240447193548 ton-force [short], or 0.00022480894387096 kip.
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››Quick conversion chart of ton-force [short] to kip

1 ton-force [short] to kip = 2 kip

5 ton-force [short] to kip = 10 kip

10 ton-force [short] to kip = 20 kip

15 ton-force [short] to kip = 30 kip

20 ton-force [short] to kip = 40 kip

25 ton-force [short] to kip = 50 kip

30 ton-force [short] to kip = 60 kip

40 ton-force [short] to kip = 80 kip

50 ton-force [short] to kip = 100 kip

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In the United States, a kip is sometimes a unit of mass that equals 1,000 avoirdupois pounds (used to compute shipping charges), or more often a unit of force that equals 1,000 pounds force (used to measure engineering loads). Its symbol is kip. The name comes from combining the words "kilo" and "pound", thus 1,000 pounds; it is called a kilopound, sometimes using the same symbol kip or sometimes klb.

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