# Convert Tonne Per Linear Meter to Kilopound Per Linear Foot (t/m to kips/ft)

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

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Tonne Per Linear Meter (abbreviations: t/m, or tpm): is a force in tonne applied over a unit length in linear meter.

Kilopound Per Linear Foot (abbreviation: kips/ft): is a force in kilopounds applied over a unit length in linear foot.

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## How to Convert Tonnes Per Linear Meters to Kilopounds Per Linear Feet

### Example: How many kilopounds per linear feet are equivalent to 42.1 tonnes per linear meters?

As;

1 tonnes per linear meters = 0.67195767195767 kilopounds per linear feet

42.1 tonnes per linear meters = Y kilopounds per linear feet

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

Y equals 42.1 times 0.67195767195767 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 42.1 * 0.67195767195767 / 1 = 28.289417989418 kilopounds per linear feet

Answer is: 28.289417989418 kilopounds per linear feet are equivalent to 42.1 tonnes per linear meters.

### Practice Question: Convert the following units into kips/ft:

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

( i ) 47.29 t/m

( ii ) 40.73 t/m

( iii ) 79.92 t/m

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