Usage: (1) Select the mass unit to be converted from. (2) Select the to mass unit. (3) Enter the from mass unit value and tab out or click Convert. (In Detail)
From mass unit value is required and should be numeric.
Rounding may affect the result of very small decimal mass unit values. If you are expecting small decimal value,
Metric System or SI System (International System of Units) is the international unit of measurement followed by all the countries except USA, Liberia and Myanmar. The base SI System Unit for mass and weight is Kilogram. Metric system also has Non-SI units like Metric Kilotonne and
This mass and weight unit converter converts numeric values between Metric SI System units like Kilogram, Gram, Milligram, etc and Metric Non-SI System units like Metric Tonne and Metric Kilotonne to other unit systems like US Customary Mass units and vice versa.
The United States OF America's customary units of measurement is derived from the British Imperial Unit System. Customary units are also called as US International Measure. The US customary units for mass and weight are divided in two major types Avoirdupois and Troy. Units like Pound, Ounce and Short Ton comes under Avoirdupois type. On the other hand, mass units like Troy Ounce and Troy Pound comes under Troy unit type.
The mass units used for measuring precious stones, gems and jewelry.
Page Last Modified On: Feb 25, 2016