# Convert Kilopound Per Linear Foot to Kilonewton Per Linear Meter (kips/ft to kn/m)

In next fields, kindly type your value in the text box under title [ From: ] to convert from kilopound per linear foot to Kilonewton per linear meter (kips/ft to kn/m). As you type your value, the answer will be automatically calculated and displayed in the text box under title [ To: ].

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Kilopound Per Linear Foot (abbreviation: kips/ft): is a force in kilopounds applied over a unit length in linear foot.

Kilonewton Per Linear Meter (abbreviations: kN/m, or kNpm): is a force in kilonewton applied over a unit length in linear meter.

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## How to Convert Kilopounds Per Linear Feet to Kilonewtons Per Linear Meters

### Example: How many Kilonewtons per linear meters are equivalent to 43.5 kilopounds per linear feet?

As;

1 kilopounds per linear feet = 14.593899243416 Kilonewtons per linear meters

43.5 kilopounds per linear feet = Y Kilonewtons per linear meters

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

Y equals 43.5 times 14.593899243416 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 43.5 * 14.593899243416 / 1 = 634.8346170886 Kilonewtons per linear meters

Answer is: 634.8346170886 Kilonewtons per linear meters are equivalent to 43.5 kilopounds per linear feet.

### Practice Question: Convert the following units into kn/m:

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

( i ) 58.87 kips/ft

( ii ) 1.77 kips/ft

( iii ) 51.24 kips/ft

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