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weights and measures

weight


1 mg = 10-3 g = 0.0154 grain (troy)
1 g = 10-3 kg =15.4324 grains (troy)
1 Pfund = 500 g = 1.1023 pound (avdp.)
1 Zentner = 100 Pfund = 110.23 pounds (avdp.)
1 t = 1,000 kg = 0.984 long ton [UK]
1 t = 1.1023 short ton [USA]



avoirdupois weight


1 grain = 64.8 mg
1 dram = 27.3438 grains = 1.772 g
1 ounce = 16 drams = 28.35 g
1 pound = 16 ounces = 453.59 g
1 hundredweight [UK] = 112 pounds = 50.802 kg
1 hundredweight [USA] = 100 pounds = 45.359 kg
1 quintel = 112 pounds = 50.802 kg
1 long ton [UK] = 20 hundredweights [UK] = 1,016.05 kg
1 short ton [USA] = 20 hundredweights [USA] = 907.185 kg
1 stone = 14 pounds = 6.35 kg
1 quarter [UK] = 28 pounds = 12.701 kg
1 quarter [USA] = 25 pounds = 11.339 kg



troy weight


1 grain = 64.8 mg
1 pennyweight = 24 grains = 1.5552 g
1 ounce = 20 pennyweights = 31.1035 g
1 pound = 12 ounces = 373.2418 g


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