barleycorn to point (PostScript) conversion

Conversion number between barleycorn and point (PostScript) [pt] is 24. This means, that barleycorn is bigger unit than point (PostScript).

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from point (PostScript) to barleycorn conversion

Enter the number in barleycorn:

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

Result in point (PostScript)

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

Calculation process of conversion value

• 1 barleycorn = (exactly) ((254/30000)) / ((254/720000)) = 24 point (PostScript)
• 1 point (PostScript) = (exactly) ((254/720000)) / ((254/30000)) = 0.041666666666667 barleycorn
• ? barleycorn × ((254/30000)  ("m"/"barleycorn")) / ((254/720000)  ("m"/"point (PostScript)")) = ? point (PostScript)

High precision conversion

If conversion between barleycorn to metre and metre to point (PostScript) is exactly definied, high precision conversion from barleycorn to point (PostScript) is enabled.

Decimal places: (0-800)

barleycorn
Result in point (PostScript):
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barleycorn to point (PostScript) conversion chart

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

visual:
barleycornpoint (PostScript)
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10240
20480
30720
40960
501200
601440
701680
801920
902160
1002400
1102640
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Multiple conversion

Enter numbers in barleycorn and click convert button.
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Converted numbers in point (PostScript):
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Details about barleycorn and point (PostScript) units:

Convert Barleycorn to other unit:

barleycorn

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

Convert Point (PostScript) to other unit:

point (PostScript)

Definition of point (PostScript) unit: ≡  1⁄72 in .

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