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

In next fields, kindly type your value in the text box under title [ From: ] to convert from kilopound per linear inch to pound per linear foot (kips/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:**

**Kilopound Per Linear Inch** (abbreviation: **kips/in**): is a force in kilopounds 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 Kilopounds Per Linear Inches to Pounds Per Linear Feet

*Example: How many pounds per linear feet are equivalent to 7.86 kilopounds per linear inches?*

As;

1 kilopounds per linear inches = 12000 pounds per linear feet

7.86 kilopounds per linear inches = Y pounds per linear feet

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

Y equals 7.86 times 12000 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 7.86 * 12000 / 1 = 94320 pounds per linear feet

Answer is: 94320 pounds per linear feet are equivalent to 7.86 kilopounds 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 ) 50.3 kips/in

( ii ) 72.1 kips/in

( iii ) 82.79 kips/in

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