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Unit Conversions

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Mass & Weight
0.035274
2.20462
0.001
0.984207
0.001
446.43 x 10-6
0.0005

ounce (oz)
pound (lb)
tonne (metric ton or MT)
ton UK (long ton)
kip
ton UK (long ton)
ton USA (short ton)

gram (g)
kilogram (kg)
kilogram (kg)
tonne (t)
pound (lb)
pound (lb)
pound (lb)

28.349
0.453592
1000
1.01605
1000
2240
2000

inch (in)
foot (ft)
yard
mile
thou or mil
millimetre (mm)
micrometre (micron or µm)

millimetre (mm)
metre (m)
metre (m)
kilometre (km)
millimetre (mm)
micrometre (micron or µm)
micro-inch (µ")

25.400
0.3048
0.91440
1.60934
0.02540
1000
39.370

acre
square inch (in²)
square foot (ft²)
square metre (m²)

hectare (ha)
square centimetre (cm²)
square metre (m²)
hectare (ha)

0.40469
6.4516
0.092903
0.0001

gal (UK)
gal (US)
litre (l or L)
fluid ounce (fl oz)
pint (UK)
cubic metre (m3)
cubic inch (in3)

litre (l or L)
litre (l or L)
millilitre (ml)
millilitre (ml)
litre (l or L)
litre (l or L)
millilitre (ml)

4.5461
3.7854
1000
28.413
0.56826
1000
16.3871

pascal (Pa)
megapascal (MPa)
kilopascal (kPa)
megapascal (MPa)
pound-force/sq.inch (lbf/in² or psi)
pound-force/sq.inch (lbf/in² or psi)
megapascal (MPa)
ton-force (UK)/sq.inch (tonf/in²)
kilogram-force/sq.mm (kgf/mm²)
megapascal (MPa)
kilopascal (kPa)
inches mercury (in Hg)
pound-force/sq.in (lbf/in² or psi)
kilopascal (kPa)
kilopascal (kPa)
pound-force/sq.in (lbf/in² or psi)

1.000
1.000
1000
1000
145.04
1000
6.895
0.06475
0.10197
0.100
100
29.53
14.504
6.89476
101.32
14.696

Length
0.0393701
3.28084
1.09361
0.621371
39.370
0.001
0.02540

Area
2.47105
0.1550
10.7639
10000

Volume
0.21997
0.26417
0.001
0.035195
1.7598
0.001
0.061024

Tensile Strength, Stress & Pressure
1.000
1.000
0.001
0.001
0.006895
0.001
0.145
15.444
9.80665
10.00
0.010
0.03386
0.06895
0.14504
0.009869
0.06804

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newton/sq.metre (N/m²)
newton/sq.mm (N/mm²)
megapascal (MPa)
gigapascal (GPa)
megapascal (MPa)
ksi
ksi
megapascal (MPa)
megapascal (MPa)
bar
bar
bar
bar
pound-force/sq.in (lbf/in² or psi)
atmosphere (atm)
atmosphere (atm)

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ATLAS STEELS
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0185 pound/cu.2388 0.44822 0.10197 8.atlassteels.7376 0.15 ATLAS STEELS TECHNICAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT Freecall 1800 818 599 (Australia) e-mail tech@atlassteels.27778 0.8 °K = °C + 273.127 x 10 pound/cu.8) + 32 °C = (°F – 32) / 1.73756 0.com.001 gram/cu.metre (kg/m3) kilogram/cu.478 x 10-4 0.600 105.22481 2.2931 1.163 1.000 0. It is a general guide for customers to the products and services available from Atlas Steels and no representation is made or warranty given in relation to this information or the products or processes it describes.metre (kg/m3) 1000 27680 0. Work & Heat 0.10197 9.80665 1055.3558 9.851 Density 0.1 3. Copyright © Atlas Steels 2010 ATLAS STEELS www.au Further information is also given on the Atlas website at www.06243 foot pound-force (ft lbf) calorie (cal) kilogram-force metre (kgf m) British thermal unit (Btu) kilowatt hour (kWh) therm joule (J) joule (J) joule (J) joule (J) megajoule (MJ) megajoule (MJ) 1.atlassteels.80665 4.Unit Conversions revised July 2010 Page 2 of 2 to convert to multiply by Force 105 0.1130 kilogram/cu.9640 pound-force foot (lbf ft) kilogram-force metre (kgf m) pound-force inch (lbf in) newton metre (Nm) newton metre (Nm) newton metre (Nm) 1.45359 9.000 1.com.35582 4. This publication may be freely copied.74570 0. but it is requested that the source be acknowledged. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY The information contained in this Atlas Steels publication is not an exhaustive statement of all relevant information.10197 0.3410 3.foot (lb/ft3) Energy.4121 0.80665 0.inch (lb/in3) 16.au .com.8598 0.metre (kg/m3) kilogram/cu.009478 Power 1.51 watt (W) horsepower British thermal unit/hr (Btu/h) kilocalorie/hour (kcal/h) foot pound-force/sec (ft lbf/s) kilogram-force metre/sec (kgf m/s) joule/sec (J/s) kilowatt (kW) watt (W) watt (W) watt (W) watt (W) 1.356 9.centimetre (g/cm3) -6 36.10036 dyne kilogram-force (kgf) pound-force (lbf) pound-force (lbf) ton-force (UK) newton (N) newton (N) newton (N) kilogram-force (kgf) kilonewton (kN) 10-5 9.73757 0.2046 0.10197 multiply by to to convert Temperature °F = (°C x 1.80665 Torque 0.au Contact details for the extensive Atlas branch network are also listed on this website.1868 9.