## Pound (force) |

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Pound-force | |
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Symbol | lbf |

Conversions | |

1 lbf in ... | ... is equal to ... |

| 4.448222 |

| 444,822.2 |

| 32.17405 |

The **pound of force** or **pound-force** (symbol: **lbf**^{[1]}, sometimes **lb _{f}**,

The pound-force is equal to the gravitational force exerted on a ^{[4]}

The 20th century, however, brought the need for a more precise definition. A standardized value for acceleration due to gravity was therefore needed.

The pound-force is the product of one avoirdupois pound (exactly 59237 kg) and the 0.453^{2} (about 9.806049 ft/s^{2}). 32.174^{[5]}^{[6]}^{[7]}

The standard values of acceleration of the *g*_{n}) and the ^{[8]}

This definition can be rephrased in terms of the ^{2}, so:
1 ft/s

Other Languages

català: Lliura (unitat de força)

Deutsch: Pound-force

español: Libra (unidad de fuerza)

فارسی: پوند-نیرو

français: Livre-force

한국어: 파운드힘

italiano: Libbra forza

עברית: ליברת-כוח

македонски: Фунта-сила

日本語: 重量ポンド

norsk nynorsk: Poundforce

polski: Funt-siła

português: Libra (força)

Simple English: Pound-force

Türkçe: Libre (kuvvet birimi)

中文: 磅力