# Erg to Foot-Pound Conversion

## Erg to Foot-Pound Conversion - Convert Erg to Foot-Pound (erg to ft∙lb)

### You are currently converting Energy units from Erg to Foot-Pound

1 Erg (erg)

=

0 Foot-Pound (ft∙lb)

Erg : Erg (short for ergon) is a measurement unit of energy and mechanical work used in physics, equal to 10−7 joules. It is defined as the amount of work done by a force of one dyne exerted for a distance of one centimeter. The unit of erg originated in the CGS (centimetre–gram–second) system of units, equal to one gram centimeter-squared per second-squared (g•cm2/s2).

Foot-Pound : The foot-pound (symbol: ft•lb) is a measurement unit of energy which is equivalent to 1.3558179483314 joules. It is defined as the amount of energy expended in applying a force of one pound-force through a displacement of one foot. Commonly used in the Engineering and Gravitational Systems in United States customary and imperial units of measure. In additional, the foot-pound is also used as a unit of torque.

### Energy Conversion Calculator

1 Erg = 0 Foot-Pound

### How to convert Erg to Foot-Pound ?

1 erg (erg) is equal to 1/13558179.4829 foot-pound (ft∙lb).

1erg = 1/13558179.4829ft∙lb

The Energy E in foot-pound (ft∙lb) is equal to the Energy E in erg (erg) divided by 13558179.4829, that conversion formula:

E(ft∙lb) = E(erg) / 13558179.4829

#### How many Foot-Pound in 1000 Erg?

1000 Erg is equal to 7.0E-5 Foot-Pound:

1000erg = 1000erg / 13558179.4829 = 7.0E-5ft∙lb

#### How many Erg in a Foot-Pound?

One Foot-Pound is equal to 13558179.4829 Erg:

1ft∙lb = 1ft∙lb × 13558179.4829 = 13558179.4829erg

#### How to Convert 5000 Erg to Foot-Pound?

E(ft∙lb) = 5000(erg) / 13558179.4829 = 0.00037ft∙lb