Kip conversions

Convert kips to

kip, pl. kips

The kip conversion selector on this page selects the mass/weight measurement unit to convert to starting from kips. To make a conversion starting from a unit of mass other than kip, simply click on the "Reset" button.

About kip

The kip is a non-SI unit of mass defined in terms of the pound.

The kip is equal to 1,000 pounds (1 kip = 1,000 lb). The kip is also equal to 453.59237 kilograms (kg) (the base unit of mass in the SI), or 453,592.37 grams (g) (an SI unit of mass), or 0.45359237 tonnes (t) (a unit of mass in the metric system) or 16,000 ounces (oz) (a US customary / Imperial unit of mass).

Plural: kips