Kilogram-force per square centimeter conversions

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kilogram-force per square centimeter (unit of pressure), pl. kilograms-force per square centimeter, abbr. kgf/cm2

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About kilogram-force per square centimeter

The kilogram-force per square centimeter is a unit of pressure equal to 98,066.5 pascals (1 kgf/cm2 = 98,066.5 Pa), the SI derived unit of pressure.

The kilogram-force per square centimeter (kgf/cm2) is also equal to 980.665 hectopascals (hPa), or 98.0665 kilopascals (kPa), or about 0.967841105 atmospheres (atm), or 0.980665 bars (bar), or 735.55924 millimeters of mercury at 0 °C (mmHg), or 393.7 inches of water at 4 °C (inH2O), or 14.22334 pounds per square inch (psi), or 2,048.16144 pounds per square foot (psf) or 735.55924 torr (Torr).

The kilogram-force per square centimeter is the pressure that results when a force of one kilogram-force is applied (uniformly and perpendicularly) on a surface of one square centimeter. The kilogram-force (kgf) is a unit of force while the square centimeter (cm2) is a unit of area.

The kilogram-force per square centimeter is used in engineering.

Symbol: kgf/cm2

Plural: kilograms-force per square centimeter

Also known as: kilogram-force per square centimetre (plural: kilograms-force per square centimetre, Int. spelling), kilopond per square centimetre (plural: kiloponds per square centimetre), kilopond per square centimeter (plural: kiloponds per square centimeter, US spelling), technical atmosphere (plural: technical atmospheres, abbreviation: at)

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