weights and measures conversions and tables

Due to the large variety of items we sell as well as regulations stating that certain items must be sold in metric only, we have compiled a list of weights and measures and some 'ready reckoner' tables.

mm = inches (10mm = 1cm)
25.4mm 1 in  
50.8mm 2 in  
101.6mm 4 in  
152.4mm 6 in ˝ ft
304.8mm 12in 1ft
457.2mm 18in 1˝feet
609.6mm 24in 2feet
914.4mm 36in 3feet
1828.8mm 72inches 6feet

metres = yards (1000mm = 1m)
1m 1.094yards
2m 2.187yards
5m 5.468yards
10m 10.936yards
kilograms - pounds
1kg 2.205pounds
2kg 4.409pounds
3kg 6.614pounds
5kg 11.025pounds
10kg 22.046pounds
50kg 110.23pounds


Measurements Roundup

Length

25.4mm = 1 inch
1m = 1.094 yards
1km = 0.621 miles

Weight

1 gram = 0.035 ounces
1 kg = 2.205 pounds
1 tonne = 0.984 tons

Volume

1 litre = 1.759 pints (UK)
1 litre = 0.220 gallons(UK)

Pressure

1 PSI (pounds per square inch) = 6,895 pascals



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