# Convert Pound Per Linear Inch to Kilonewton Per Linear Meter (lb/in to kn/m)

In next fields, kindly type your value in the text box under title [ From: ] to convert from pound per linear inch to Kilonewton per linear meter (lb/in 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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Pound Per Linear Inch (abbreviations: lb/in, or ppi): is a force in pounds applied over a unit length in linear inch.

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 Pounds Per Linear Inches to Kilonewtons Per Linear Meters

### Example: How many Kilonewtons per linear meters are equivalent to 14.16 pounds per linear inches?

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1 pounds per linear inches = 0.17512679092099 Kilonewtons per linear meters

14.16 pounds per linear inches = Y Kilonewtons per linear meters

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

Y equals 14.16 times 0.17512679092099 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 14.16 * 0.17512679092099 / 1 = 2.4797953594412 Kilonewtons per linear meters

Answer is: 2.4797953594412 Kilonewtons per linear meters are equivalent to 14.16 pounds per linear inches.

### 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 ) 52.93 lb/in

( ii ) 89.06 lb/in

( iii ) 55.43 lb/in

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