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kilogram-force (unit of force), pl. kilograms-force, abbr. kgf

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About kilogram-force

The kilogram-force is a unit of force equal to 9.80665 newtons (1 kgf = 9.80665 N), the SI derived unit of force.

The kilogram-force (kgf) is also equal to 9,806.650 micronewtons (μN), or 9,806.65 millinewtons (mN), or 0.980665 decanewtons (daN) or 0.00980665 kilonewtons (kN), which are units of force in the SI.

The kilogram-force represents the amount of force applied by a mass of one kilogram in a gravitational field:

1 kgf = 1 kg × 9.80665 m/s2

Symbol: kgf

Plural: kilograms-force

Also called: kilopond (plural: kilopond, abbreviation: kp), kilogram force (plural: kilograms force)

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