›› Measurement unit: chain

Full name: chain [Gunter, survey]

Plural form: chains

Symbol: ch

Alternate spelling: Gunter's chain

Category type: length

Scale factor: 20.11684023368


›› Similar units

chain [Gunter, survey]
chain [Ramsden, engineer]


›› SI unit: metre

The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 0.049709595959596 chain.


›› Convert chain to another unit

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›› Sample conversions: chain

chain to mile [statute, US]
chain to rod [survey]
chain to kind
chain to beard-second
chain to light month
chain to cuadra [Argentina]
chain to vara [California]
chain to miil (mijl) [Danish]
chain to millimetre
chain to faden [Switzerland]