Torque Conversion Calculator

You can use this free torque conversion calculator to easily convert a range of torque measurement units including pound-force inches, Newton meters, kilogram-force centimeters, ounce-force inches, kilogram-force meters, among others.

How to use the torque conversion calculator

  1. Input the value that you wish to convert.
  2. Choose the units of torque measurement that you would like to convert and click on the "Convert" button to generate the results.
Torque Conversion Calculator

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What is Torque?

Torque, which is also referred to as moment of force, is a measurement that is used to describe the application of a force at a radial distance that typically generates rotation. For this reason torque is frequently informally referred to as "rotational force".

Essentially, torque represents the force that is applied to a lever multiplied by its distance from the lever's fulcrum. The Greek letter tau (τ) is used as the symbol for torque.

Torque can be measured using a variety of different units. These include the kilogram-force meter (kgf·m), Newton meter (N·m), and the gram-force centimeter (gf·cm).

In the United States, torque is typically measured using pound-force inches (lbf·in), pound-force foot (lbf·ft), and ounce-force inches (ozf·in).

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