# stick to point (PostScript) conversion

Conversion number between stick and point (PostScript) [pt] is 144. This means, that stick is bigger unit than point (PostScript).

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Switch to reverse conversion:
from point (PostScript) to stick conversion

### Enter the number in stick:

Decimal Fraction Exponential Expression
 stick
eg.: 10.12345 or 1.123e5

Result in point (PostScript)

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

### Calculation process of conversion value

• 1 stick = (exactly) (0.0508) / ((254/720000)) = 144 point (PostScript)
• 1 point (PostScript) = (exactly) ((254/720000)) / (0.0508) = 0.0069444444444444 stick
• ? stick × (0.0508  ("m"/"stick")) / ((254/720000)  ("m"/"point (PostScript)")) = ? point (PostScript)

### High precision conversion

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

Decimal places: (0-800)

stick
Result in point (PostScript):
?

### stick to point (PostScript) conversion chart

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

visual:
stickpoint (PostScript)
00
101440
202880
304320
405760
507200
608640
7010080
8011520
9012960
10014400
11015840
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## Multiple conversion

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

Converted numbers in point (PostScript):
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## Details about stick and point (PostScript) units:

Convert Stick to other unit:

### stick

Definition of stick unit: ≡ 2 in . of chiefly historical interest

Convert Point (PostScript) to other unit:

### point (PostScript)

Definition of point (PostScript) unit: ≡  1⁄72 in .

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