Foot-poundal conversions

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foot-poundal (unit of energy or work), pl. foot-poundals, abbr. ft-pdl

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About foot-poundal

The foot-poundal is a unit of energy or work equal to 0.04214011 joules (1 ft-pdl = 0.04214011 J), the SI derived unit of energy.

The foot-poundal (ft-pdl) is also equal to 4.214011 × 107 nanojoules (nJ), or 4.214011 × 10-5 kilojoules (kJ), or 0.03108095 foot-pound force (ft-lbf), or 421,401.1 ergs (erg) or 0.3729714 inch-pound force (in-lbf).

The foot-poundal is the work done when a force of one poundal acts over a distance of one foot.

1 ft-pdl = 1 pdl × 1 ft

The poundal (pdl) is a unit of force while the foot (ft) is a unit of length.

Symbol: ft-pdl

Plural: foot-poundals

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