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06-04-03, 01:39 PM   #1  
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Torque conversion figures

Just a general question regarding torque. How many inch/pounds are there to a foot/pound? Is it 12.? Looked everywhere but could not find this conversion figure. Thanks.

 
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06-04-03, 01:41 PM   #2  
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You might want to check the SAE website, they probably have a good explanation and formula.

 
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06-04-03, 02:59 PM   #3  
Here is a link to a site that you can download a nice little conversion program for free.

http://www.joshmadison.com/software/convert/dl.asp

 
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06-05-03, 12:31 AM   #4  
You guessed it right! 12 inch lbs equals 1 foot lb. Example: 240 inch lbs = 20 ft lbs. / 60 ft lbs = 720 inch lbs.


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