Conversions

Measurements

Inches & Centimeters
Meters & Feet
Meters & Yards
Converisons
Grams Per Meter & Ounces Per Yard
Useful Memoranda

 

Languages & Abbreviations

Fibers

Inches & Centimeters

To convert inches to centimeters, read appropriate number in central column as inch measurement and its equivalent in centimeters opposite in the left-hand column. To convert centimeters to inches, read appropriate number in central column as centimeter mesaurement and its equivalent in inches opposite in right-hand column.

 

 

Inches

 

 

 

 

or

 

 

Centimeters

 

Centimeters

 

Inches

 

 

 

 

 

2.54

 

1

 

0.394

5.08

 

2

 

0.787

7.62

 

3

 

1.181

10.16

 

4

 

1.575

12.7

 

5

 

1.969

15.24

 

6

 

2.382

17.78

 

7

 

2.756

20.32

 

8

 

3.15

22.86

 

9

 

3.543

25.4

 

10

 

3.937

50.8

 

20

 

7.874

63.5

 

25

 

9.843

127

 

50

 

19.685

254

 

100

 

39.37

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Meters & Feet

To convert meters to feet, read appropriate number in central column as meter measurement and its equivalent in feet opposite in the left-hand column. To convert feet to meters, read appropriate number in central column as meter mesaurement and its equivalent in feet opposite in right-hand column.

 

 

Feet

 

 

 

 

or

 

 

Meters

 

Meters

 

Feet

 

 

 

 

 

0.305

 

1

 

3.281

0.61

 

2

 

6.562

0.914

 

3

 

9.842

1.219

 

4

 

13.123

1.524

 

5

 

16.404

1.829

 

6

 

19.685

2.134

 

7

 

22.966

2.438

 

8

 

26.247

2.743

 

9

 

29.528

3.048

 

10

 

32.808

6.096

 

20

 

65.616

7.62

 

25

 

82.022

15.24

 

50

 

164.043

30.48

 

100

 

328.086

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Meters & Yards

To convert meters to yards, read appropriate number in central column as meter measurement and its equivalent in yards opposite in the left-hand column. To convert yards to meters, read appropriate number in central column as meter mesaurement and its equivalent in yards opposite in right-hand column.

 

 

Yards

 

 

 

 

or

 

 

Meters

 

Meters

 

Yards

 

 

 

 

 

0.914

 

1

 

1.094

1.829

 

2

 

2.187

2.743

 

3

 

3.281

3.658

 

4

 

4.374

4.572

 

5

 

5.468

5.486

 

6

 

6.562

6.401

 

7

 

7.655

7.315

 

8

 

8.749

8.23

 

9

 

9.843

9.144

 

10

 

10.936

18.288

 

20

 

21.872

22.86

 

25

 

27.34

45.72

 

50

 

54.681

91.439

 

100

 

109.361

457.195

 

500

 

546.805

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Useful Conversion Rates

To Convert

 

Multiply by

 

 

 

Inches to Centimeters

 

2.54

Centimeters to Inches

 

0.3934

Feet to Meters

 

0.3048

Meters to Feet

 

3.281

Yards to meters

 

0.9144

Meters to Yards

 

1.0936

Miles to Kilometers

 

1.609

Kilometers to Miles

 

0.6214

Square Inches to Square Centimeters

 

6.452

Square Centimeters to Square Inches

 

0.155

Square Feet to Square Meters

 

0.0929

Square Meters to Square Feet

 

10.76

Square Yards to Square Meters

 

0.8361

Square Meters to Square Yards

 

1.196

Square Miles to Square kilometers

 

2.59

Square Kilometers to Square Miles

 

0.3861

Acres to Hectares

 

0.4047

Hectares to Acres

 

2.471

Cubic Inches to Cubic Centimeters

 

16.39

Cubic Centimeters to Cubic Inches

 

0.06102

Cubic Feet to Cubic Meters

 

0.02832

Cubic Meters to Cubic Feet

 

35.31

Cubic Yards to Cubic Meters

 

0.7646

Cubic Meters to Cubic Yards

 

1.308

Cubic Inches to Liters

 

0.01639

Liters to Cubic Inches

 

61.03

Gallons to Liters

 

4.546

Liters to Gallons

 

0.22

Grains to Grams

 

0.0648

Grams to Grains

 

15.43

Ounces to Grams

 

28.35

Grams to Ounces

 

0.03527

Pounds to Grams

 

453.6

Grams to Pounds

 

0.002205

Pounds to Kilograms

 

0.4536

Kilograms to Pounds

 

2.205

Tons to Kilograms

 

1016

Kilograms to Tons

 

0.0009842

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Grams Per Meter & Ounces Per Yard

Grams Per Meter

To

Ounces Per Yard

 

 

 

250

 

8

260

 

8.5

270

 

8.5

280

 

9

290

 

9.25

300

 

9.75

310

 

10

320

 

10.25

330

 

10.75

340

 

11

350

 

11.25

360

 

11.5

370

 

12

380

 

12.5

390

 

12.75

400

 

12.75

410

 

13.25

420

 

13.5

430

 

13.75

440

 

14.25

450

 

14.5

460

 

14.75

470

 

15.25

480

 

15.5

490

 

15.75

500

 

16.25

510

 

16.25

520

 

16.75

530

 

17

540

 

17.5

550

 

17.75

560

 

18

570

 

18.25

580

 

18.75

590

 

19

600

 

19.25

610

 

19.75

620

 

20

630

 

20.25

640

 

20.5

650

 

21

660

 

21.5

670

 

21.75

680

 

22

690

 

22.25

700

 

22.5

710

 

22.75

720

 

23

730

 

23.5

740

 

23.75

750

 

24.25

760

 

24.5

770

 

24.75

780

 

25.25

790

 

25.5

800

 

25.75

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Useful Memoranda

1 Millimeter

 

=

 

.04 Inches

1Centimeter

 

=

 

0.40625 Inches

1 Meter

 

=

 

39.3 Inches

1 Kilometer

 

=

 

1093.5 Yards

1 Foot

 

=

 

Approximately 30 Centimeters

1 Kilogram

 

=

 

2.25 Pounds

1000 Kilograms

 

=

 

Approximately 1 Ton

1 Liter

 

=

 

1.75 Pints

1 Pound avoir

 

=

 

453.5 Grams

5 Kilograms

 

=

 

Approximately 11 Pounds

1 Gram

 

=

 

Approximately 15 grains

1Hundredweight

 

=

 

Approximately 50 Kilograms

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Languages & Abbreviations

Abbreviation

 

Italian

 

English

 

Spanish

 

French

 

German

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WO

 

Lana

 

Wool

 

Lana

 

Laine

 

Wolle

WV

 

Lana Vergine

 

Fleece Wool

 

Lana Virgen

 

Laine Vierge

 

Scheerwoll

WP

 

Alpaca

 

Alapca

 

Alpaca

 

Alpaga

 

Alpaka

WL

 

Lama

 

Lama

 

Llama

 

Lama

 

Lama

WK

 

Cammello

 

Camel

 

Camello

 

Chameau

 

Kamel

WS

 

Cashmere

 

Cashmere

 

Kashmir

 

Cachemire

 

Cachemir

WM

 

Mohair

 

Mohair

 

Mohair

 

Mohair

 

Mohair

WA

 

Angora

 

Angora

 

Lana de Angora

 

Angora

 

Angora

WG

 

Vigogna

 

Vicuna

 

Vicuna

 

Vigogne

 

Vikunjawolle

WY

 

Yack

 

Yak

 

Yak

 

Yach

 

Yak

WU

 

Guanaco

 

Guanaco

 

Guanaco

 

Guanaco

 

Guanako

WB

 

Castoro

 

Beaver

 

Castor

 

Castor

 

Biber

WT

 

Lontra

 

Otter

 

Nutria

 

Loutre

 

Otter

HA

 

Pelo a Crine

 

Hair

 

Crin

 

Poil

 

Haar

SE

 

Seta

 

Silk

 

Seda

 

Soie

 

Seide

CO

 

Cotone

 

Cotton

 

Algodon

 

Coton

 

Baumwolle

KP

 

Kapok

 

Kapok

 

Miraguano

 

Capoc

 

Kapok

LI

 

Lino

 

Linen

 

Lino

 

Lin

 

Flachs

CA

 

Canapa

 

Hemp

 

Canamo

 

Chanvre

 

Hanf

JU

 

Juta

 

Jute

 

Yute

 

Jute

 

Jute

AB

 

Abaca

 

Abaca

 

Abaca

 

Abaca

 

Manila

AL

 

Alfa

 

Alfa

 

Esparto

 

Alfa

 

Alfa

CC

 

Cocco

 

Coconut

 

Coco

 

Coco

 

Kodos

GI

 

Ginestra

 

Broom

 

Retama

 

Genet

 

Ginster

KE

 

Kenaf

 

Kenaf

 

Kenaf

 

Kenaf

 

Kenaf

RA

 

Ramie

 

Ramie

 

Ramio

 

Ramie

 

Ramie

SI

 

Sisal

 

Sisal

 

Sisal

 

Sisal

 

Sisal

SN

 

Sun

 

Sun

 

Sun

 

Sunn

 

Sunn

HE

 

Henequen

 

Henequen

 

Henequen

 

Henequen

 

Henequen

MG

 

Maguey

 

Maguey

 

Maguey

 

Maguey

 

Maguey

AC

 

Acetato

 

Acetate

 

Aceteto

 

Acetate

 

Acetat

AG

 

Alginica

 

Alignate

 

Alginate

 

Aliginate

 

Aliginar

CU

 

Cupro

 

Cupro

 

Cupro

 

Cupro

 

Cupro

MD

 

Modal

 

Modal

 

Modal

 

Modal

 

Modal

PR

 

Proteica

 

Protein

 

Proteinico

 

Proteinique

 

Proteinfaser

TA

 

Triacetato

 

Triacetate

 

Triacetato

 

Triacetate

 

Triacetat

VI

 

Viscosa

 

Viscose

 

Viscosa

 

Viscose

 

Viskose

PC

 

Acrilico

 

Acrylic

 

Acrilico

 

Acrylique

 

Polyacryl

CL

 

Chlorofibra

 

Chlorofiber

 

Clorofibra

 

Chlorofibre

 

Polyachlorid

FL

 

Fluorofibra

 

Fluorofiber

 

Fluorfibra

 

Fluorobibre

 

Fluorfaser

MA

 

Modacrilica

 

Modacrylic

 

Modacrilica

 

Modacrylique

 

Modacrylic

PA

 

Poliammidica

 

Nylon

 

Poliamida

 

Polyamide

 

Polyamid

PL

 

Poliestere

 

Polyester

 

Poliester

 

Polyester

 

Polyester

PE

 

Polietilenica

 

Polyethylene

 

Polietileno

 

Polyethilene

 

Polyathylen

PP

 

Polipropilenica

 

Polypropylene

 

Polipropilenico

 

Polypropilene

 

Polypropilenfase

PU

 

Poliureica

 

Polycarbamide

 

Polieureico

 

Polycarbamide

 

Polyharnstoff

VY

 

Poliuretanica

 

Polyurethane

 

Poliuretano

 

Polyurethane

 

Polyurethanfaser

TV

 

Vinilal

 

Vinylal

 

Vinilio

 

Vinylal

 

Vinylal

EL

 

Trivinilica

 

Trivinyl

 

Trivinilico

 

Trivinyl

 

Trivinyl

EA

 

Gomma

 

Elastodiene

 

Goma

 

Elastodiene

 

Gummi

GL

 

Elastan

 

Elastane

 

Elastan

 

Elasthanne

 

Elasthan

ME

 

Vetro Tessile

 

Glass Fiber

 

Fibra de Vidrio

 

Verre Textile

 

Glasfaser

ME

 

Metallo

 

Metal

 

Metal

 

Metal

 

Metall

ME

 

Metallica

 

Metallicl

 

Metalico

 

Metallique

 

Metallisch

ME

 

Metallizata

 

Metallised

 

Metalizado

 

Metallise

 

Metallisiert

AS

 

Amianto

 

Asbestos

 

Amianto

 

Amiante

 

Asbest

PI

 

Carta Tessile

 

Paper

 

Papel

 

Papier

 

Papier Gewebe

AF

 

Carta Tessile

 

Paper

 

Papel

 

Papier

 

Papier Gewebe

HL

 

Mistolino

 

Linen-Union

 

Semihilo

 

Metis

 

Baumwolle Leinen

TR

 

Residui Tessili

 

Textile Residus

 

Residuo Textile

 

Residus Textiles

 

Gewebet Rueckst

LA

 

Lambswool

 

Lambswool

 

Lambswool

 

Lambswool

 

Lambswool

LY

 

Lycra

 

Lycra

 

Lycra

 

Lycra

 

Lycra

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