a formula to convert Newtons to Pounds???

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a formula to convert Newtons to Pounds???

Postby barrako » Tue Oct 26, 2004 6:55 am

my question is about how can i convert Newtons to pounds.. i mean what's the specific formula for this operation.... :?
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Re: a formula to convert Newtons to Pounds???

Postby Knight » Tue Dec 14, 2004 9:51 pm

barrako wrote:my question is about how can i convert Newtons to pounds.. i mean what's the specific formula for this operation.... :?

One newton is equal to 0.22481 pound-force.
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Postby Guest » Sat May 21, 2005 12:07 pm

1lbf = 32.2 lbm-ft/s^2 / (2.2 lbm/kg * 3.28 ft/m) = 4.45 kg-m/s^2 or
1lbf = 4.45 N
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