Converting kips of bolt tension into a foot/lb measurement

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Converting kips of bolt tension into a foot/lb measurement

Postby Paul » Tue Jun 13, 2006 3:11 am

I need a calibrated wrench measurement in ft/lbs that I can apply to a bolted connection that is supposed to have 28 kips of pretension. Is there a correlation between these two measurements and if so what would it be?
Paul
 

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