# Convert Kilopound Per Linear Foot to Pound Per Linear Inch (kips/ft to lb/in)

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

**Definitions:**

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

**Pound Per Linear Inch** (abbreviations: **lb/in, or ppi**): is a force in pounds applied over a unit length in linear inch.

## How to Convert Kilopounds Per Linear Feet to Pounds Per Linear Inches

*Example: How many pounds per linear inches are equivalent to 37.77 kilopounds per linear feet?*

As;

1 kilopounds per linear feet = 83.333333333333 pounds per linear inches

37.77 kilopounds per linear feet = Y pounds per linear inches

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

Y equals 37.77 times 83.333333333333 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 37.77 * 83.333333333333 / 1 = 3147.5 pounds per linear inches

Answer is: 3147.5 pounds per linear inches are equivalent to 37.77 kilopounds per linear 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 ) 87.14 kips/ft

( ii ) 21.29 kips/ft

( iii ) 21.44 kips/ft