# Foot-Pound to Erg Conversion

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

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

1 Foot-Pound (ft∙lb)

=

13558179.4829 Erg (erg)

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.

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).

### Energy Conversion Calculator

1 Foot-Pound = 13558179.4829 Erg

### FAQ about Foot-Pound to Erg Conversion

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

1ft∙lb = 13558179.4829erg

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

E(erg) = E(ft∙lb) × 13558179.4829

One Foot-Pound is equal to 13558179.4829 Erg:

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

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

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

E(erg) = 5(ft∙lb) × 13558179.4829 = 67790897.4145erg