# finger (cloth) to pica (PostScript) conversion

Conversion number between finger (cloth) and pica (PostScript) is 27. This means, that finger (cloth) is bigger unit than pica (PostScript).

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Switch to reverse conversion:
from pica (PostScript) to finger (cloth) conversion

### Enter the number in finger (cloth):

Decimal Fraction Exponential Expression
 finger (cloth)
eg.: 10.12345 or 1.123e5

Result in pica (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 finger (cloth) = (exactly) (0.1143) / ((254/60000)) = 27 pica (PostScript)
• 1 pica (PostScript) = (exactly) ((254/60000)) / (0.1143) = 0.037037037037037 finger (cloth)
• ? finger (cloth) × (0.1143  ("m"/"finger (cloth)")) / ((254/60000)  ("m"/"pica (PostScript)")) = ? pica (PostScript)

### High precision conversion

If conversion between finger (cloth) to metre and metre to pica (PostScript) is exactly definied, high precision conversion from finger (cloth) to pica (PostScript) is enabled.

Decimal places: (0-800)

finger (cloth)
Result in pica (PostScript):
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### finger (cloth) to pica (PostScript) conversion chart

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

visual:
finger (cloth)pica (PostScript)
00
10270
20540
30810
401080
501350
601620
701890
802160
902430
1002700
1102970
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## Multiple conversion

Enter numbers in finger (cloth) and click convert button.
One number per line.

Converted numbers in pica (PostScript):
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## Details about finger (cloth) and pica (PostScript) units:

Convert Finger (cloth) to other unit:

### finger (cloth)

Definition of finger (cloth) unit: ≡  4 1⁄2 in .

Convert Pica (PostScript) to other unit:

### pica (PostScript)

Definition of pica (PostScript) unit: ≡ 12 points .

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