# chain to line conversion

Conversion number between chain [ch] and line [ln] is 9504.019008038. This means, that chain is bigger unit than line.

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from line to chain conversion

### Enter the number in chain:

Decimal Fraction Exponential Expression
 [ch]
eg.: 10.12345 or 1.123e5

Result in line

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

### Calculation process of conversion value

• 1 chain = (exactly) ((79200/3937)) / ((254/120000)) = 9504.019008038 line
• 1 line = (exactly) ((254/120000)) / ((79200/3937)) = 0.00010521864478114 chain
• ? chain × ((79200/3937)  ("m"/"chain")) / ((254/120000)  ("m"/"line")) = ? line

### High precision conversion

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

Decimal places: (0-800)

chain
Result in line:
?

### chain to line conversion chart

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

visual:
chainline
00
1095040.19008038
20190080.38016076
30285120.57024114
40380160.76032152
50475200.9504019
60570241.14048228
70665281.33056266
80760321.52064304
90855361.71072342
100950401.9008038
1101045442.0908842
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## Multiple conversion

Enter numbers in chain and click convert button.
One number per line.

Converted numbers in line:
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## Details about chain and line units:

Convert Chain to other unit:

### chain

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

Convert Line to other unit:

### line

Definition of line unit: ≡  1⁄12 in.

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