Convert Long Tons to Pounds & Ounces

Enter the weight in long tons below to get the value converted to pounds.

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1 lt = 2,239.999981 lb
1 lt = 2239 lb 15.999695999999 oz
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How to Convert Long Tons to Pounds

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To convert a long ton measurement to a pound measurement, multiply the weight by the conversion ratio. One long ton is equal to 2,239.999981 pounds, so use this simple formula to convert:

pounds = long tons × 2,239.999981

The weight in pounds is equal to the long tons multiplied by 2,239.999981.

For example, here's how to convert 5 long tons to pounds using the formula above.
5 lt = (5 × 2,239.999981) = 11,199.999903 lb

Long tons and pounds are both units used to measure weight. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

Long Tons

One long ton is equal to 2,240 pounds and is mostly used in the United Kingdom as a unit of mass/weight. Long tons are not the same as the short ton, which is used mostly in the United States, or the metric ton which is used throughout the world.

The long ton is an imperial unit of weight. A long ton is sometimes also referred to as an imperial ton or displacement ton. Long tons can be abbreviated as lt, and are also sometimes abbreviated as t. For example, 1 long ton can be written as 1 lt or 1 t.

Pounds

One pound is defined as a unit of mass/weight equal to 16 ounces, or 0.45359237 kilograms. One pound is equal to 7,000 grains in the avoirdupois or apothecaries' systems.

The pound is a US customary and imperial unit of weight. A pound is sometimes also referred to as a common ounce. Pounds can be abbreviated as lb, and are also sometimes abbreviated as lbs, lbm, or #. For example, 1 pound can be written as 1 lb, 1 lbs, 1 lbm, or 1 #.

Long Ton Measurements and Equivalent Pound Conversions

Common long ton values converted to the equivalent pound value
Long Tons Pounds
1 lt 2,240 lb
2 lt 4,480 lb
3 lt 6,720 lb
4 lt 8,960 lb
5 lt 11,200 lb
6 lt 13,440 lb
7 lt 15,680 lb
8 lt 17,920 lb
9 lt 20,160 lb
10 lt 22,400 lb
11 lt 24,640 lb
12 lt 26,880 lb
13 lt 29,120 lb
14 lt 31,360 lb
15 lt 33,600 lb
16 lt 35,840 lb
17 lt 38,080 lb
18 lt 40,320 lb
19 lt 42,560 lb
20 lt 44,800 lb
21 lt 47,040 lb
22 lt 49,280 lb
23 lt 51,520 lb
24 lt 53,760 lb
25 lt 56,000 lb
26 lt 58,240 lb
27 lt 60,480 lb
28 lt 62,720 lb
29 lt 64,960 lb
30 lt 67,200 lb
31 lt 69,440 lb
32 lt 71,680 lb
33 lt 73,920 lb
34 lt 76,160 lb
35 lt 78,400 lb
36 lt 80,640 lb
37 lt 82,880 lb
38 lt 85,120 lb
39 lt 87,360 lb
40 lt 89,600 lb

More Long Ton Weight Conversions

US Customary & Imperial Units
Convert to Tons
1 lt is equal to 1.12 tons
Convert to Ounces
1 lt is equal to 35,840 ounces
SI Units
Convert to Metric Tons
1 lt is equal to 1.016047 metric tons
Convert to Kilograms
1 lt is equal to 1,016.05 kilograms
Convert to Grams
1 lt is equal to 1,016,046.9 grams
Convert to Milligrams
1 lt is equal to 1,016,046,900 milligrams
Other Units
Convert to Carats
1 lt is equal to 5,080,234.5 carats