**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.

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

## How to Convert Pound Feet to Pound Inches

*Example: How many pound inches are equivalent to 49.11 pound feet?*

As;

1 pound feet = 12 pound inches

49.11 pound feet = Y pound inches

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

Y equals 49.11 times 12 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 49.11 * 12 / 1 = 589.32 pound inches

Answer is: 589.32 pound inches are equivalent to 49.11 pound feet.

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

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

( i ) 39.52 lb.ft

( ii ) 30.28 lb.ft

( iii ) 8.63 lb.ft