Convert Caliber (British Imperial Measure Before 1963) to Ångström (Metric)

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caliber
British Imperial Measure before 1963
ångström
Metric

This page features online conversion from caliber to ångström. These units belong to different measurement systems. The first one is from British Imperial Measure Before 1963. The second one is from Metric.

If you need to convert caliber to another compatible unit, please pick the one you need on the page below. You can also switch to the converter for ångström to caliber.

Other Units the Values Above Are Equal To

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Metric

caliber to kilometer (km)
caliber to meter (m)
caliber to decimeter (dm)
caliber to centimeter (cm)
caliber to millimeter (mm)
caliber to micrometre (micron)
caliber to nanometer (nm)
caliber to ångström
Units: kilometer (km)  / meter (m)  / decimeter (dm)  / centimeter (cm)  / millimeter (mm)  / micrometre (micron)  / nanometer (nm)  / ångström
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The American System (US Customary Units) and British Imperial Measures

American weights and measures are based on units used in Britain prior to 1826, when imperial system was officially established. Until 1960-1963 American and British units of length were different in 2 parts per million. In the middle of 20th century it started causing problems and the governments of the two countries agreed to refine the measures to exactly match. Since then Great Britain and the United States were using the same measures of length. In the U.S. the old standard of foot was retained with the name US survey foot.

From 1995 the UK adopted metric units for general use. The only imperial measures of length that can be officially used now are miles, yards, feet and inches for road traffic signs.

caliber to league
caliber to mile (mi)
caliber to land
caliber to furlong
caliber to bolt
caliber to chain
caliber to pole
caliber to rod (rd)
caliber to perch
caliber to yard (yd)
caliber to feet and inches (x'y")
caliber to span
caliber to hand
caliber to inch (in)
caliber to line
caliber to mil
caliber to microinch
Units: league  / mile (mi)  / land  / furlong  / bolt  / chain  / pole  / rod (rd)  / perch  / yard (yd)  / foot (ft)  / feet and inches (x'y")  / span  / hand  / inch (in)  / line  / mil  / microinch
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British Imperial Measure before 1963

The first English official measurement standards were defined in 15th century. British system of units, known as imperial units, was established in 1824. The British Weights and Meausurements Act of 1824 repealed all existing British measures legislation and redefined existing units. The 1963 Weights and Measures Act standartized the international measures.
caliber to league
caliber to mile (mi)
caliber to land
caliber to skein
caliber to bolt
caliber to shackle
caliber to furlong
caliber to chain
caliber to rope
caliber to pole
caliber to goad
caliber to ell
caliber to yard (yd)
caliber to pace
caliber to cubit (cu)
caliber to foot (ft)
caliber to span (sp)
caliber to nail
caliber to shaftment
caliber to hand (hd)
caliber to palm (plm)
caliber to inch (in)
caliber to finger
caliber to digit
caliber to barleycorn
caliber to poppyseed
caliber to line
caliber to button
caliber to caliber
caliber to thou (th)
caliber to mil
Units: league  / mile (mi)  / land  / skein  / bolt  / shackle  / furlong  / chain  / rope  / pole  / goad  / ell  / yard (yd)  / pace  / cubit (cu)  / foot (ft)  / span (sp)  / nail  / shaftment  / hand (hd)  / palm (plm)  / inch (in)  / finger  / digit  / barleycorn  / poppyseed  / line  / button  / caliber  / thou (th)  / mil
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US Surveyors' Measure

caliber to furlong
caliber to Ramsden's (engineers') chain (ch)
caliber to Gunter's (surveyors') chain (ch)
caliber to Gurley's chain (ch)
caliber to Gunter's (surveyors') pole
caliber to Gunter's (surveyors') yard
caliber to Gunter's (surveyors') foot (ft)
Units: furlong  / Ramsden's (engineers') chain (ch)  / Gunter's (surveyors') chain (ch)  / Gurley's chain (ch)  / Gunter's (surveyors') pole  / Gunter's (surveyors') yard  / Ramsden's (engineers') link  / Gunter's (surveyors') link  / Gurley's link  / Gunter's (surveyors') foot (ft)
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International Nautical Measure

The international nautical mile was defined by the First International Extraordinary Hydrographic Conference, Monaco in 1929. This is the only definition in widespread current use, and is the one accepted by the International Bureau of Weights and Measures. Before 1929 different countries had different definitions, and the Soviet Union, the United Kingdom and the United States did not immediately accept the international value.
caliber to nautical league (naut.leag)
caliber to nautical mile (naut.mi)
caliber to cable length (cbl)
caliber to fathom (fath)
Units: nautical league (naut.leag)  / nautical mile (naut.mi)  / cable length (cbl)  / fathom (fath)
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US Nautical Measure

These measures were abandoned in favor of the international nautical measures in 1954.
caliber to US nautical mile
caliber to US fathom (fath)
Units: US nautical mile  / US cable length  / US fathom (fath)
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British (Imperial) Nautical Measure

These measures were abandoned in favor of the international nautical measures in 1970.
caliber to Admiralty mile
caliber to Admiralty cable length
Units: Admiralty mile  / Admiralty cable length
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Spanish Customary Units Still In Use Today

These units are still actively used in some countries of Latin America. Their values vary from country to country. You can find more old Spanish customary units on our historical lengths page.
caliber to cuadra of Argentina
caliber to cuadra of Bolivia
caliber to cuadra of Chile
caliber to cuadra of Colombia
caliber to cuadra of Ecuador
caliber to cuadra of Nicaragua
caliber to cuadra of Paraguay
caliber to cuadra of Uruguay
caliber to vara of Argentina
caliber to vara of Brazil
caliber to vara of Chile
caliber to vara of Colombia
caliber to vara of Costa Rica
caliber to vara of Cuba
caliber to vara of Dominican Republic
caliber to vara of Ecuador
caliber to vara of El Salvador
caliber to vara of Guatemala
caliber to vara of Honduras
caliber to vara of Mexico
caliber to vara of Nicaragua
caliber to vara of Panama
caliber to vara of Paraguay
caliber to vara of Peru (peruana)
caliber to vara of Peru (española)
caliber to vara of Uruguay
caliber to vara of São Tomé and Principe
caliber to vara of Venezuela
Units: cuadra of Argentina  / cuadra of Bolivia  / cuadra of Chile  / cuadra of Colombia  / cuadra of Ecuador  / cuadra of Nicaragua  / cuadra of Paraguay  / cuadra of Uruguay  / vara of Argentina  / vara of Brazil  / vara of Chile  / vara of Colombia  / vara of Costa Rica  / vara of Cuba  / vara of Dominican Republic  / vara of Ecuador  / vara of El Salvador  / vara of Guatemala  / vara of Honduras  / vara of Mexico  / vara of Nicaragua  / vara of Panama  / vara of Paraguay  / vara of Peru (peruana)  / vara of Peru (española)  / vara of Uruguay  / vara of São Tomé and Principe  / vara of Venezuela
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Japanese

caliber to ri (里)
caliber to cho (町)
caliber to jo (丈)
caliber to hiro (尋)
caliber to ken (間)
caliber to shaku (尺)
caliber to sun (寸)
caliber to bu (分)
caliber to rin (厘)
caliber to mo (毛, 毫)
Units: ri (里)  / cho (町)  / jo (丈)  / hiro (尋)  / ken (間)  / shaku (尺)  / sun (寸)  / bu (分)  / rin (厘)  / mo (毛, 毫)
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Chinese units of 1930

caliber to li (市里)
caliber to yin (引)
caliber to zhang (市丈)
caliber to chi (市尺)
caliber to cun (市寸)
caliber to fen (市分)
caliber to li (釐 or 厘)
caliber to hao (毫)
caliber to si (丝)
caliber to hu (忽)
Units: li (市里)  / yin (引)  / zhang (市丈)  / chi (市尺)  / cun (市寸)  / fen (市分)  / li (釐 or 厘)  / hao (毫)  / si (丝)  / hu (忽)
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Chinese units of 1915

caliber to li (里)
caliber to yin (引)
caliber to zhang (丈)
caliber to bu (步)
caliber to chi (尺)
caliber to cun (寸)
caliber to fen (分)
caliber to li (釐 or 厘)
caliber to hao (毫)
caliber to si (丝)
caliber to hu (忽)
Units: li (里)  / yin (引)  / zhang (丈)  / bu (步)  / chi (尺)  / cun (寸)  / fen (分)  / li (釐 or 厘)  / hao (毫)  / si (丝)  / hu (忽)
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Hong Kong units

caliber to cek (尺)
caliber to tsun (寸)
caliber to fan (分)
Units: cek (尺)  / tsun (寸)  / fan (分)
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Thai units

Some of these units are still in use even though metric system was formally established in 1923. Before the metrication the old units were standartied to exact metric values.
caliber to yot (โยชน์, league)
caliber to sen (เส้น, rope)
caliber to wa (วา, fathom)
caliber to sok (ศอก, cubit)
caliber to khuep (คืบ, span)
caliber to nio (นิ้ว, finger)
caliber to krabiat (กระเบียด, quarter of a finger)
Units: yot (โยชน์, league)  / sen (เส้น, rope)  / wa (วา, fathom)  / sok (ศอก, cubit)  / khuep (คืบ, span)  / nio (นิ้ว, finger)  / krabiat (กระเบียด, quarter of a finger)
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Optical

caliber to dioptre (diopter)
Units: dioptre (diopter)
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Geographical (German)

caliber to geographical mile
Units: geographical mile
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Computer Equipment

A rack unit, U or RU is a unit of measure that describes the height of equipment designed to mount in a 19-inch rack or a 23-inch rack. The 19-inch (482.6 mm) or 23-inch (584.2 mm) dimension refers to the width of the equipment mounting frame in the rack including the frame; the width of the equipment that can be mounted inside the rack is less.
caliber to rack unit (U)
caliber to horizontal pitch (HP)
Units: rack unit (U)  / horizontal pitch (HP)
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Typographical (British and U.S. - ATA system)

caliber to pica
caliber to pica [PostScript]
caliber to point (pt)
caliber to point [PostScript] (pt)
caliber to pixel (px)
caliber to twip
Units: pica  / pica [PostScript]  / point (pt)  / point [PostScript] (pt)  / pixel (px)  / twip
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Typographical (Europe - Didot system)

caliber to cicero
caliber to point (pt)
Units: cicero  / point (pt)
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European footwear unit

caliber to Paris point
Units: Paris point
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Astronomical

caliber to red shift (z)
caliber to parsec (pc)
caliber to light year
caliber to astronomical unit (au)
caliber to light minute
caliber to light second
Units: red shift (z)  / parsec (pc)  / light year  / astronomical unit (au)  / light minute  / light second
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Grace Hopper's units of distance

Grace Hopper is famous for her nanoseconds visual aid. People used to ask her why satellite communication took so long. She started handing out pieces of wire that were just under one foot long (11.80 inches) — the distance that light travels in one nanosecond. She also passed out packets of pepper, calling the individual grains of ground pepper picoseconds. She also used these aids to illustrate why computers had to be small to be fast.
caliber to light microsecond
caliber to light nanosecond
caliber to light picosecond
Units: light microsecond  / light nanosecond  / light picosecond
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Natural units

In physics, natural units are physical units of measurement based only on universal physical constants. The origin of their definition comes only from properties of nature and not from any human construct.
caliber to Planck length (L)
Units: Planck length (L)

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