**Definitions:**

**Kilopound Inch** (abbreviations: **kips.in, or kips in, or kilopound.inch**): is the moment of force in kilopound times the distance between reference and application points in inch.

**Pound Inch** (abbreviations: **lb.in, or lb in, or pound.inch**): is the moment of force in pound times the distance between reference and application points in inch.

## How to Convert Kilopound Inches to Pound Inches

*Example: How many pound inches are equivalent to 37.86 kilopound inches?*

As;

1 kilopound inches = 1000 pound inches

37.86 kilopound inches = Y pound inches

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

Y equals 37.86 times 1000 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 37.86 * 1000 / 1 = 37860 pound inches

Answer is: 37860 pound inches are equivalent to 37.86 kilopound inches.

*Practice Question: Convert the following units into lb.in:*

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

( i ) 18.71 kips.in

( ii ) 79.87 kips.in

( iii ) 54.34 kips.in