# barleycorn to chain conversion

Conversion number between barleycorn and chain [ch] is 0.00042087457912458. This means, that barleycorn is smaller unit than chain.

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### Enter the number in barleycorn:

Decimal Fraction Exponential Expression
 barleycorn
eg.: 10.12345 or 1.123e5

Result in chain

?
 precision 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 [info] Decimal: Exponential:

### Calculation process of conversion value

• 1 barleycorn = (exactly) ((254/30000)) / ((79200/3937)) = 0.00042087457912458 chain
• 1 chain = (exactly) ((79200/3937)) / ((254/30000)) = 2376.0047520095 barleycorn
• ? barleycorn × ((254/30000)  ("m"/"barleycorn")) / ((79200/3937)  ("m"/"chain")) = ? chain

### High precision conversion

If conversion between barleycorn to metre and metre to chain is exactly definied, high precision conversion from barleycorn to chain is enabled.

Decimal places: (0-800)

barleycorn
Result in chain:
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### barleycorn to chain conversion chart

 Start value: [barleycorn] Step size [barleycorn] How many lines? (max 100)

visual:
barleycornchain
00
100.0042087457912458
200.0084174915824916
300.012626237373737
400.016834983164983
500.021043728956229
600.025252474747475
700.029461220538721
800.033669966329966
900.037878712121212
1000.042087457912458
1100.046296203703704
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## Multiple conversion

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## Details about barleycorn and chain units:

Convert Barleycorn to other unit:

### barleycorn

Definition of barleycorn unit: =  1⁄3 in. of chiefly historical interest

Convert Chain to other unit:

### chain

Definition of chain unit: ≡ 66 ft (US) ≡ 4 rods. (Chain - Gunter's; Surveyor's)

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