Characteristic

ton-force

( Used in the United States )

Notes

Symbol

tonf

Other Names

ton, ton-force-CA, ton-CA, ton-force-short, ton-short, short-ton, ton-force-net, ton-net, net-ton

"CA" indicates that this unit is used in Canada.

Metric (SI) Equivalent

8.8964432305 kilonewtons

This equivalent and the one below are calculated from exact values.

Another Metric (SI) Equivalent with More Basic Units

8.8964432305 kilometer kilograms / second2

Metric (SI) Dimensions

length × mass × time-2

Description in Terms of Other Units and Constants

ton-mass standard-acceleration-of-gravity

Quantity

Force and Weight

Unit Group

ton-force Group