# fathom to hand conversion

Conversion number between fathom [ftm] and hand is 18. This means, that fathom is bigger unit than hand.

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from hand to fathom conversion

### Enter the number in fathom:

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

Result in hand

?
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### Calculation process of conversion value

• 1 fathom = (exactly) (1.8288) / (0.1016) = 18 hand
• 1 hand = (exactly) (0.1016) / (1.8288) = 0.055555555555556 fathom
• ? fathom × (1.8288  ("m"/"fathom")) / (0.1016  ("m"/"hand")) = ? hand

### High precision conversion

If conversion between fathom to metre and metre to hand is exactly definied, high precision conversion from fathom to hand is enabled.

Decimal places: (0-800)

fathom
Result in hand:
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### fathom to hand conversion chart

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

visual:
fathomhand
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10180
20360
30540
40720
50900
601080
701260
801440
901620
1001800
1101980
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## Multiple conversion

Enter numbers in fathom and click convert button.
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Converted numbers in hand:
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## Details about fathom and hand units:

Convert Fathom to other unit:

### fathom

Definition of fathom unit: ≡ 6 ft.

Convert Hand to other unit:

### hand

Definition of hand unit: ≡ 4 in.

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