# pica (PostScript) to chain conversion

Conversion number between pica (PostScript) and chain [ch] is 0.00021043728956229. This means, that pica (PostScript) is smaller unit than chain.

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from chain to pica (PostScript) conversion

### Enter the number in pica (PostScript):

Decimal Fraction Exponential Expression
 pica (PostScript)
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 pica (PostScript) = (exactly) ((254/60000)) / ((79200/3937)) = 0.00021043728956229 chain
• 1 chain = (exactly) ((79200/3937)) / ((254/60000)) = 4752.009504019 pica (PostScript)
• ? pica (PostScript) × ((254/60000)  ("m"/"pica (PostScript)")) / ((79200/3937)  ("m"/"chain")) = ? chain

### High precision conversion

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

Decimal places: (0-800)

pica (PostScript)
Result in chain:
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### pica (PostScript) to chain conversion chart

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

visual:
pica (PostScript)chain
00
100.0021043728956229
200.0042087457912458
300.0063131186868687
400.0084174915824916
500.010521864478114
600.012626237373737
700.01473061026936
800.016834983164983
900.018939356060606
1000.021043728956229
1100.023148101851852
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## Multiple conversion

Enter numbers in pica (PostScript) and click convert button.
One number per line.

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

Convert Pica (PostScript) to other unit:

### pica (PostScript)

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

Convert Chain to other unit:

### chain

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

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