Convert Pound-force to Poundals

Enter your pound-force value in the form below to get the value calculated in poundals.

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1 lbf = 32.174049 pdl

How to Convert Pound-force to Poundals

Convert pound-force to poundals with this simple formula:

poundals = pound-force × 32.174049

Converting a pound-force force measurement to a poundal measurement involves multiplying the force by the conversion ratio to find the result. One pound-force is equal to 32.174049 poundals, so to convert simply multiply by 32.174049.

For example, here's how to convert 5 pound-force to poundals using the formula above.
5 lbf = (5 × 32.174049) = 160.870247 pdl

Pound-force and poundals are both units used to measure force. Learn more about force and find more force measurement conversion calculators. Pound-force is a force measurement and can be abbreviated as lbf, for example 1 lbf. Poundals are a force measurement and can be abbreviated as pdl, for example 1 pdl.

Convert Poundals to Pound-force

Pound-force Measurements and Equivalent Poundal Conversions

Common pound-force values converted to the equivalent poundal value
Pound-force Poundals
1 lbf 32.17 pdl
2 lbf 64.35 pdl
3 lbf 96.52 pdl
4 lbf 128.7 pdl
5 lbf 160.87 pdl
6 lbf 193.04 pdl
7 lbf 225.22 pdl
8 lbf 257.39 pdl
9 lbf 289.57 pdl
10 lbf 321.74 pdl
11 lbf 353.91 pdl
12 lbf 386.09 pdl
13 lbf 418.26 pdl
14 lbf 450.44 pdl
15 lbf 482.61 pdl
16 lbf 514.78 pdl
17 lbf 546.96 pdl
18 lbf 579.13 pdl
19 lbf 611.31 pdl
20 lbf 643.48 pdl
21 lbf 675.66 pdl
22 lbf 707.83 pdl
23 lbf 740 pdl
24 lbf 772.18 pdl
25 lbf 804.35 pdl
26 lbf 836.53 pdl
27 lbf 868.7 pdl
28 lbf 900.87 pdl
29 lbf 933.05 pdl
30 lbf 965.22 pdl
31 lbf 997.4 pdl
32 lbf 1,030 pdl
33 lbf 1,062 pdl
34 lbf 1,094 pdl
35 lbf 1,126 pdl
36 lbf 1,158 pdl
37 lbf 1,190 pdl
38 lbf 1,223 pdl
39 lbf 1,255 pdl
40 lbf 1,287 pdl

More Pound-force Force Conversions

SI Units
Convert to Micronewtons
1 lbf is equal to 4,448,221,680 micronewtons
Convert to Micronewtons
1 lbf is equal to 4,448,221.7 micronewtons
Convert to Millinewtons
1 lbf is equal to 4,448.22 millinewtons
Convert to Newtons
1 lbf is equal to 4.448222 newtons
Convert to Kilonewtons
1 lbf is equal to 0.004448 kilonewtons
Convert to Meganewtons
1 lbf is equal to 4.4482E-6 meganewtons
Gravitational Units
Convert to Gram-force
1 lbf is equal to 453.592371 gram-force
Convert to Kilogram-force
1 lbf is equal to 0.453592 kilogram-force
Convert to Ounce-force
1 lbf is equal to 16 ounce-force
CGS/FPS Units
Convert to Dynes
1 lbf is equal to 444,822.2 dynes