**Full name:** kip

**Plural form:** kips

**Category type:** force

**Scale factor:** 4448.2216

The SI derived unit for force is the newton.

1 newton is equal to 0.00022480894387096 kip.

Valid units must be of the **force** type.

You can use this form to select from known units:

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.

kip to ton-force [short]

kip to megapond

kip to kilogram-force

kip to ton-force [long]

kip to dyne

kip to yoctonewton

kip to meganewton

kip to dekanewton

kip to ounce-force