# Ounces to Newtons Converter

Enter the force in ounces below to get the value converted to newtons.

## Result in Newtons:

1 ozf = 0.278014 N

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## How to Convert Ounce-Force to Newtons

To convert a measurement in ounce-force to a measurement in newtons, multiply the force by the following conversion ratio: 0.278014 newtons/ounce-force.

Since one ounce-force is equal to 0.278014 newtons, you can use this simple formula to convert:

newtons = ounce-force × 0.278014

The force in newtons is equal to the force in ounce-force multiplied by 0.278014.

For example, here's how to convert 5 ounce-force to newtons using the formula above.
newtons = (5 ozf × 0.278014) = 1.390069 N

### How Many Newtons Are in One Ounce-Force?

There are 0.278014 newtons in one ounce-force, which is why we use this value in the formula above.

1 ozf = 0.278014 N

## What Is Ounce-Force?

Ounce-force is a unit of force equal to the force needed to move one ounce of mass at a rate of 32.174049 feet per second squared. One ounce of force is equal to 1/16th of a pound of force.

The ounce-force is a US customary and imperial unit of force. Ounce-force can be abbreviated as ozf, and are also sometimes abbreviated as ozF. For example, 1 ounce-force can be written as 1 ozf or 1 ozF.

Ounce-force can be expressed using the formula: 1 ozf = 32.174049 ozft / s2

## What Is a Newton?

The newton is a unit to for measuring force equal to the force needed to move one kilogram of mass at a rate of one meter per second squared.[1]

The newton is the SI derived unit for force in the metric system. Newtons can be abbreviated as N; for example, 1 newton can be written as 1 N.

Newtons can be expressed using the formula: 1 N = 1 kgm / s2

## Ounce-Force to Newton Conversion Table

Table showing various ounce-force measurements converted to newtons.
Ounce-force Newtons
1 ozf 0.278014 N
2 ozf 0.556028 N
3 ozf 0.834042 N
4 ozf 1.1121 N
5 ozf 1.3901 N
6 ozf 1.6681 N
7 ozf 1.9461 N
8 ozf 2.2241 N
9 ozf 2.5021 N
10 ozf 2.7801 N
11 ozf 3.0582 N
12 ozf 3.3362 N
13 ozf 3.6142 N
14 ozf 3.8922 N
15 ozf 4.1702 N
16 ozf 4.4482 N
17 ozf 4.7262 N
18 ozf 5.0042 N
19 ozf 5.2823 N
20 ozf 5.5603 N
21 ozf 5.8383 N
22 ozf 6.1163 N
23 ozf 6.3943 N
24 ozf 6.6723 N
25 ozf 6.9503 N
26 ozf 7.2284 N
27 ozf 7.5064 N
28 ozf 7.7844 N
29 ozf 8.0624 N
30 ozf 8.3404 N
31 ozf 8.6184 N
32 ozf 8.8964 N
33 ozf 9.1745 N
34 ozf 9.4525 N
35 ozf 9.7305 N
36 ozf 10.01 N
37 ozf 10.29 N
38 ozf 10.56 N
39 ozf 10.84 N
40 ozf 11.12 N

## References

1. Z. J. Jabbour and S. L. Yaniv, The Kilogram and Measurements of Mass and Force, Journal of Research of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, https://www.nist.gov/system/files/documents/calibrations/j61jab.pdf