**Definitions:**

**Pound Foot** (abbreviations: **lb.ft, or lb ft, or pound.foot**): is the moment of force in pound times the distance between reference and application points in foot.

**Kilopound Inch** (abbreviations: **kips.in, or kips in, or kilopound.inch**): is the moment of force in kilopound times the distance between reference and application points in inch.

## How to Convert Pound Feet to Kilopound Inches

*Example: How many kilopound inches are equivalent to 85.96 pound feet?*

As;

1 pound feet = 0.012 kilopound inches

85.96 pound feet = Y kilopound inches

Assuming Y is the answer, and by criss-cross principle;

Y equals 85.96 times 0.012 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 85.96 * 0.012 / 1 = 1.03152 kilopound inches

Answer is: 1.03152 kilopound inches are equivalent to 85.96 pound feet.

*Practice Question: Convert the following units into kips.in:*

N.B.: After working out the answer to each of the next questions, click adjacent button to see the correct answer.

( i ) 65.42 lb.ft

( ii ) 48.08 lb.ft

( iii ) 62.28 lb.ft