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What is 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). It 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).