# Pounds to short tons

mass conversions » pound conversions » pound to short ton## Pounds to short tons conversion table (chart)

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

pound (lb) | short ton |

10 | 0.0049999999779538 |

20 | 0.0099999999559075 |

30 | 0.014999999933861 |

40 | 0.019999999911815 |

50 | 0.024999999889769 |

60 | 0.029999999867723 |

70 | 0.034999999845676 |

80 | 0.03999999982363 |

## Conversion Formula

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

X pounds * cf = Y short tons

where

X = the specific value to be converted (in pounds)

cf = the conversion factor from pounds to short tons

Y = the result (in short tons)

*Example*

Let's suppose that you have a value of mass of 560 pounds and want to express it in short tons.

560 lb = (560 × 0.00049999999779538) short tons

560 lb = 0.27999999876541 short tons

## Conversion factor

1 pound is equal to 0.00049999999779538 short ton

## Related topics

- To convert from pounds to any other mass/weight unit, go to convert from pounds
- To convert from a unit of mass other than pound, go to all mass conversions
- If you want to do the reverse unit conversion from
**short tons to pounds**, go to convert short tons to pounds