# Convert Kilopound Per Linear Foot to Tonne Per Linear Meter (kips/ft to t/m)

In next fields, kindly type your value in the text box under title [ From: ] to convert from kilopound per linear foot to tonne per linear meter (kips/ft to t/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.

Tonne Per Linear Meter (abbreviations: t/m, or tpm): is a force in tonne applied over a unit length in linear meter.

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

### Example: How many tonnes per linear meters are equivalent to 7.71 kilopounds per linear feet?

As;

1 kilopounds per linear feet = 1.4881889763779 tonnes per linear meters

7.71 kilopounds per linear feet = Y tonnes per linear meters

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

Y equals 7.71 times 1.4881889763779 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 7.71 * 1.4881889763779 / 1 = 11.473937007874 tonnes per linear meters

Answer is: 11.473937007874 tonnes per linear meters are equivalent to 7.71 kilopounds per linear feet.

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

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

( i ) 13.85 kips/ft

( ii ) 81.99 kips/ft

( iii ) 88.17 kips/ft

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