# rod; pole; perch to chain conversion

Conversion number between rod; pole; perch [rd] and chain [ch] is 0.2499995. This means, that rod; pole; perch is smaller unit than chain.

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from chain to rod; pole; perch conversion

### Enter the number in rod; pole; perch:

Decimal Fraction Exponential Expression
 [rd]
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 rod; pole; perch = (exactly) (5.0292) / ((79200/3937)) = 0.2499995 chain
• 1 chain = (exactly) ((79200/3937)) / (5.0292) = 4.000008000016 rod; pole; perch
• ? rod; pole; perch × (5.0292  ("m"/"rod; pole; perch")) / ((79200/3937)  ("m"/"chain")) = ? chain

### High precision conversion

If conversion between rod; pole; perch to metre and metre to chain is exactly definied, high precision conversion from rod; pole; perch to chain is enabled.

Decimal places: (0-800)

rod; pole; perch
Result in chain:
?

### rod; pole; perch to chain conversion chart

 Start value: [rod; pole; perch] Step size [rod; pole; perch] How many lines? (max 100)

visual:
rod; pole; perchchain
00
102.499995
204.99999
307.499985
409.99998
5012.499975
6014.99997
7017.499965
8019.99996
9022.499955
10024.99995
11027.499945
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## Multiple conversion

Enter numbers in rod; pole; perch and click convert button.
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Converted numbers in chain:
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## Details about rod; pole; perch and chain units:

Convert Rod; pole; perch to other unit:

### rod; pole; perch

Definition of rod; pole; perch unit: ≡  16 1⁄2 ft . of chiefly historical interest

Convert Chain to other unit:

### chain

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

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