# Convert Kilopound Per Linear Inch to Tonne Per Linear Meter (kips/in to t/m)

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

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 Inches to Tonnes Per Linear Meters

### Example: How many tonnes per linear meters are equivalent to 27.51 kilopounds per linear inches?

As;

1 kilopounds per linear inches = 17.858267716535 tonnes per linear meters

27.51 kilopounds per linear inches = Y tonnes per linear meters

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

Y equals 27.51 times 17.858267716535 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 27.51 * 17.858267716535 / 1 = 491.28094488189 tonnes per linear meters

Answer is: 491.28094488189 tonnes per linear meters are equivalent to 27.51 kilopounds per linear inches.

### 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 ) 86.8 kips/in

( ii ) 59.75 kips/in

( iii ) 11.49 kips/in

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