Feet to fathoms (ft to ftm)

length conversions » foot conversions » ft to ftm
Length Conversions: convert feet to fathoms
Type in the number of feet you want to convert to fathoms

Feet to fathoms conversion table (chart)

The conversion table to the right is a default, short version of the feet to fathoms conversion table. You also have an option to create the feet to fathoms conversion table for the specific values you need. You can choose the initial value (in feet), the increment and the number of rows you want to show up in the conversion table.To create your customized feet to fathoms conversion table, click on the 'create conversion table' button.

foot (ft)fathom (ftm)

Conversion Formula

By using the online converter calculator on this page, you can calculate how many fathoms are in 'X' feet (X is the number of feet you want to convert to fathoms). In order to convert a value from feet to fathoms (from ft to ftm) simply type the number of feet to be converted to fathoms and then click on the 'convert' button. The formula used for converting a specific value from feet to fathoms is:

X feet * cf = Y fathoms

X = the specific value to be converted (in feet)
cf = the conversion factor from feet to fathoms
Y = the result (in fathoms)

Let's suppose that you have a value of length of 172 feet and want to express it in fathoms.
172 ft = (172 × 0.16666666666667) ftm
172 ft = 28.666666666667 ftm

Conversion factor

1 foot is equal to 0.16666666666667 fathom
(1 ft = 0.16666666666667 ftm )

Related topics