# Convert Pound Per Linear Inch to Tonne Per Linear Meter (lb/in to t/m)

In next fields, kindly type your value in the text box under title [ From: ] to convert from pound per linear inch to tonne per linear meter (lb/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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Pound Per Linear Inch (abbreviations: lb/in, or ppi): is a force in pounds 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 Pounds Per Linear Inches to Tonnes Per Linear Meters

### Example: How many tonnes per linear meters are equivalent to 39.08 pounds per linear inches?

As;

1 pounds per linear inches = 0.017858267716535 tonnes per linear meters

39.08 pounds per linear inches = Y tonnes per linear meters

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

Y equals 39.08 times 0.017858267716535 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 39.08 * 0.017858267716535 / 1 = 0.6979011023622 tonnes per linear meters

Answer is: 0.6979011023622 tonnes per linear meters are equivalent to 39.08 pounds 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 ) 89 lb/in

( ii ) 42.28 lb/in

( iii ) 22.86 lb/in

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