# Category: Units of torque

Pound-foot (torque)
A pound-foot (lbf⋅ft) is a unit of torque representing one pound of force acting at a perpendicular distance of one foot from a pivot point. Conversely one pound-foot is the moment about an axis that
Kilopondmetre
The Kilopondmetre is an obsolete unit of torque and energy in the gravitational metric system. It is abbreviated kp·m or m·kp, older publications often use m­kg and kg­m as well. Torque is a product o
Foot-poundal
The foot-poundal (symbol: ft-pdl) is a unit of energy, introduced in 1879, that is part of the Absolute English system of units, which itself is a coherent subsystem of the foot–pound–second system. T
Newton-metre
The newton-metre (also newton metre or newton meter; symbol N⋅m or N m) is the unit of torque (also called moment) in the International System of Units (SI). One newton-metre is equal to the torque re
Dynemetre
The dynemetre is an obsolete unit of torque in the CGS-system. It is based on the units dyne and metre, it is abbreviated either dyn·m or m·dyn. Torque is a product of the length of a lever and the fo