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

In next fields, kindly type your value in the text box under title [ From: ] to convert from kilopound per linear inch to pound per linear inch (kips/in 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 Inch** (abbreviation: **kips/in**): is a force in kilopounds applied over a unit length in linear inch.

**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 Inches to Pounds Per Linear Inches

*Example: How many pounds per linear inches are equivalent to 59.9 kilopounds per linear inches?*

As;

1 kilopounds per linear inches = 1000 pounds per linear inches

59.9 kilopounds per linear inches = Y pounds per linear inches

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

Y equals 59.9 times 1000 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 59.9 * 1000 / 1 = 59900 pounds per linear inches

Answer is: 59900 pounds per linear inches are equivalent to 59.9 kilopounds per linear inches.

*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 ) 81.76 kips/in

( ii ) 19.08 kips/in

( iii ) 24.46 kips/in