Convert Kilopound Per Square Foot to Bar (ksf to bar)

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Kilopound Per Square Foot (abbreviations: ksf, or kips/ft2): is a British (Imperial) and American pressure unit which is directly related to the ksi pressure unit by a factor of 144 (1 sq ft = 12 in x 12 in = 144 sq in). Where, 1 kilopound per square foot equals 47.8803 kilopascals.

Bar (abbreviation: bar): is a metric (still not approved by the International System of Units, SI) unit of pressure. It is exactly equal to 100,000 Pa and slightly lower than the current average atmospheric pressure on Earth, at sea level.

How to Convert Kilopounds Per Square Feet to Bars

Example: How many Bars are equivalent to 83.38 kilopounds per square feet?


1 kilopounds per square feet = 0.4788195512212 Bars

83.38 kilopounds per square feet = Y Bars

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

Y equals 83.38 times 0.4788195512212 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 83.38 * 0.4788195512212 / 1 = 39.923974180824 Bars

Answer is: 39.923974180824 Bars are equivalent to 83.38 kilopounds per square feet.

Practice Question: Convert the following units into bar:

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

( i ) 69.53 ksf

( ii ) 15.43 ksf

( iii ) 99.41 ksf

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