Case 11

Appendix A

Metric Conversion Chart

This appendix complies with current Army directives which state that the metric system will be incorporated into all new publications. Table A-1 is a metric conversion chart.

Table A-1. Metric Conversion Chart

US Units

Multiplied By

Metric Units

Cubic feet

0.0283

Cubic meters

Feet

0.3048

Meters

Feet per second

0.3048

Meters per second

Inches

0.0254

Meters

Inches

25.4001x

Millimeters

Miles per hour

1.6093

Kilometers per hour

Pounds

0.4536

Kilograms

Yards

0.9144

Meters

Metric Units

Multiplied By

US Units

Cubic meters

35.3146

Cubic feet

Kilograms                            

2.2046

Pounds

Kilometers per hour

0.6214

Miles per hour

Meters

3.2808

Feet

Meters

39.3701

Inches

Meters   

1.0936

Yards

Meters per second

3.2808

Feet per second

Millimeters

0.0394

Inches

 

 

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