# Convert Pound Per Linear Inch to Pound Per Linear Foot (lb/in to lb/ft)

In next fields, kindly type your value in the text box under title [ From: ] to convert from pound per linear inch to pound per linear foot (lb/in to lb/ft). As you type your value, the answer will be automatically calculated and displayed in the text box under title [ To: ].

**Definitions:**

**Pound Per Linear Inch** (abbreviations: **lb/in, or ppi**): is a force in pounds applied over a unit length in linear inch.

**Pound Per Linear Foot** (abbreviations: **lb/ft, or ppf**): is a force in pounds applied over a unit length in linear foot.

## How to Convert Pounds Per Linear Inches to Pounds Per Linear Feet

*Example: How many pounds per linear feet are equivalent to 99.77 pounds per linear inches?*

As;

1 pounds per linear inches = 12 pounds per linear feet

99.77 pounds per linear inches = Y pounds per linear feet

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

Y equals 99.77 times 12 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 99.77 * 12 / 1 = 1197.24 pounds per linear feet

Answer is: 1197.24 pounds per linear feet are equivalent to 99.77 pounds per linear inches.

*Practice Question: Convert the following units into lb/ft:*

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

( i ) 78.73 lb/in

( ii ) 21.23 lb/in

( iii ) 84.16 lb/in