**Definitions:**

**Ton Meter** (abbreviations: **t.m, or tm, or ton.meter**): is the moment of force in ton times the distance between reference and application points in meter.

**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 Ton.meters to Pound Inches

*Example: How many pound inches are equivalent to 17.83 ton.meters?*

As;

1 ton.meters = 86794.706217278 pound inches

17.83 ton.meters = Y pound inches

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

Y equals 17.83 times 86794.706217278 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 17.83 * 86794.706217278 / 1 = 1547549.6118541 pound inches

Answer is: 1547549.6118541 pound inches are equivalent to 17.83 ton.meters.

*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 ) 30.03 t.m

( ii ) 71.69 t.m

( iii ) 41.09 t.m