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Fri Jan 25, 2008 2:39 am

Hi,

I need help converting Kg/cm to N/mm2. I realize they are different types of measurement and cannot normally be compared. However, I have two different tensile strength test results, one in Kg/cm and one in N/mm2. (both from adidas) The sample is 3.00mm thick and 25.54mm wide.

If anyone can help I would greatly appreciate it.

Thanks

Sun Apr 20, 2008 2:53 pm

Dear jon
You can convert N/mm2 to Kg/cm2 by multiplying the value in N/mm2 by 10.194
For converting Kg/cm2 to N/mm2 you can divide the value in Kg/cm2 to 10.194
Tip: as a thumb rule each N/mm2 equals to 10 Kg/cm2, thus you can multiple the value in N/mm2 by 10 to convert it to Kg/cm2.

Thu May 14, 2009 9:46 pm

Hi,

can you help me?
I need to convert 23,9kg/cm² to Megalpascal.

Regards
Karafi

Thu May 14, 2009 10:22 pm

Sorry I mean MEGAPASCAL

Fri May 15, 2009 12:40 am

karafi@isomarbre.com wrote:Hi,

can you help me?
I need to convert 23,9kg/cm² to Megapascal.

Regards
Karafi

I assume you mean 23.9 kgf/cm2 to Megapascal.

23.9 kgf/cm2 * 0.0980665 = 2.34 Mpa (Megapascal)

Fri May 15, 2009 3:23 am

Many thanks

Fri May 15, 2009 7:51 pm

1 more question:

What is f [/b] in kgf/cm2?

Regards
Karafi

Fri May 15, 2009 7:52 pm

sorry the question is:
1 more question:

What is f in kgf/cm2?

Regards
Karafi

Sat May 16, 2009 1:05 am

karafi@isomarbre.com wrote:sorry the question is:
1 more question:

What is f in kgf/cm2?

Regards
Karafi

Hi Karafi:

The f stands for force, which is an influence that can produce a change in the velocity or deformation of an object.

See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Force

Sat May 16, 2009 12:38 pm

Thank you Dirtman
Have a nice WE
Karafi

Fri Jul 03, 2009 3:34 am

Hi I have a question , if material have 1,8Nmm2 it can hold 18,882 kg/cm2? it means it will hold a 1,5kg thing at any circumstances?

Thu Jul 14, 2011 11:11 am

Hi,

how to convert Y.S 77.3 Kg/mm2 to N/MM2 OR PSI

Thanks.

Thu Sep 29, 2011 10:48 pm

How do I work out support area using the following formula

Support area A (cm2) = Supporting force F (N)
____________________

= 32.9 KN
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25 N/CM2

= Suport area ?

Many thanks for any help

Tue Apr 16, 2013 7:37 pm

karafi@isomarbre.com wrote:1 more question:

What is f [/b] in kgf/cm2?

Regards
Karafi

Kilograms in Force

Tue Sep 10, 2013 6:10 pm

It is very to convert kg/cm to N/mm2.