Use this calculator to calculate the force needed to move an object or alter it's speed once in motion.

Force is described as strength or energy. In physics, forceis described as a dynamic influence that changes a body from a state of rest to one of motion or changes its rate of motion

## Selected Force Measurement information

- The newton (N) is the International System of Units (SI) derived unit of force.It is the force needed to accelerate 1 kilogram of mass at the rate of 1 metre per second squared
- The newton (N) is the International System of Units (SI) derived unit of force.It is the force needed to accelerate 1 kilogram of mass at the rate of 1 metre per second squared

Conversion Factors Force | Newton | Kilonewton | Dyne | Kilogram Force | Gram Force | Pound Force | Kilopound Force | Ounce Force | Poundal |

Newton | 1.00 | 0.00 | 100000.00 | 0.10 | 101.97 | 0.22 | 0.00 | 3.60 | 7.23 |

Kilonewton | 1000.00 | 1.00 | 100000000.00 | 101.97 | 101971.62 | 224.81 | 0.22 | 3596.94 | 7233.01 |

Dyne | 0.00 | 0.00 | 1.00 | 0.00 | 0.00 | 0.00 | 0.00 | 0.00 | 0.00 |

Kilogram Force | 9.81 | 0.01 | 980665.00 | 1.00 | 1000.00 | 2.20 | 0.00 | 35.27 | 70.93 |

Gram Force | 0.01 | 0.00 | 980.66 | 0.00 | 1.00 | 0.00 | 0.00 | 0.04 | 0.07 |

Pound Force | 4.45 | 0.00 | 444822.16 | 0.45 | 453.59 | 1.00 | 0.00 | 16.00 | 32.17 |

Kilopound Force | 4448.22 | 4.45 | 444822162.00 | 453.59 | 453592.37 | 1000.00 | 1.00 | 16000.00 | 32174.05 |

Ounce Force | 0.28 | 0.00 | 27801.39 | 0.03 | 28.35 | 0.06 | 0.00 | 1.00 | 2.01 |

Poundal | 0.14 | 0.00 | 13825.50 | 0.01 | 14.10 | 0.03 | 0.00 | 0.50 | 1.00 |

### This calculator includes the following conversion factors to convert to Newtons

*One Kilonewton is 1000 Newtons*

*One Dyne is 0.00001 Newtons*

*One Kilogram Force is 9.80665 Newtons*

*One Gram Force is 0.00908665 Newtons*

*One Pound Force is 4.44822161 Newtons*

*One Kilopound Force is 4448.22161 Newtons*

*One Ounce Force is 0.2780139 Newtons*

*One Poundal is 0.138254954376 Newtons*

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