Dynes to Poundals Converter

Enter the force in dynes below to get the value converted to poundals.

Result in Poundals:

1 dyn = 7.233E-5 pdl
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How to Convert Dynes to Poundals

To convert a measurement in dynes to a measurement in poundals, multiply the force by the following conversion ratio: 7.233E-5 poundals/dyne.

Since one dyne is equal to 7.233E-5 poundals, you can use this simple formula to convert:

poundals = dynes × 7.233E-5

The force in poundals is equal to the force in dynes multiplied by 7.233E-5.

For example, here's how to convert 50,000 dynes to poundals using the formula above.
poundals = (50,000 dyn × 7.233E-5) = 3.616507 pdl

What Is a Dyne?

The dyne is the force needed to move one gram of mass at a rate of one centimeter per second squared.

The dyne is a centimeter-gram-second (CGS) unit of force. Dynes can be abbreviated as dyn; for example, 1 dyne can be written as 1 dyn.

Dynes can be expressed using the formula: 1 dyn = 1 gcm / s2

What Is a Poundal?

The poundal is a unit equal to the force needed to move one pound of mass at a rate of one foot per second squared.

The poundal is a US customary and imperial unit of force. It's also used in the foot-pound-second (FPS) system of units. Poundals can be abbreviated as pdl; for example, 1 poundal can be written as 1 pdl.

Poundals can be expressed using the formula: 1 pdl = 1lb × ft / s2

Dyne to Poundal Conversion Table

Table showing various dyne measurements converted to poundals.
Dynes Poundals
1 dyn 0.00007233 pdl
2 dyn 0.000145 pdl
3 dyn 0.000217 pdl
4 dyn 0.000289 pdl
5 dyn 0.000362 pdl
6 dyn 0.000434 pdl
7 dyn 0.000506 pdl
8 dyn 0.000579 pdl
9 dyn 0.000651 pdl
10 dyn 0.000723 pdl
100 dyn 0.007233 pdl
1,000 dyn 0.07233 pdl
10,000 dyn 0.723301 pdl
100,000 dyn 7.233 pdl