Home > Conversions (Energy) > Conversion tables from/to foot-pound > ft-lb to J Conversion Cheat Sheet (Interactive)
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 [Formula: J = ft-lb x 1.3558179483314]   [Printer friendly]  [Joules to Foot-pounds]
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# Foot-pounds to Joules Conversion Table

 ft-lb  =  1.3558179483314 J

# How to convert from Foot-pounds to Joules

Since 1 foot-pound is equal to 1.3558179483314 joules, we could say that n foot-pounds are equal to 1.3558179483314 times n joules. In other words, we could use the following formula:

joules = foot-pounds x 1.3558179483314

For example, let's say that we want to convert 2.0 foot-pounds to joules. Then, we just replace foot-pounds in the abovementioned formula with 2.0:

joules = 2.0 x 1.3558179483314

That is, 2.0 foot-pounds are equal to 2.7116358966628 joules.