There are 3 hands in a foot (3 h in 1 ft). To convert from feet to hands, multiply the foot value by 3.
1 Foot = 3 Hands
1 Hand = 0.33333333 Foot
Foot is an imperial and US Customary length unit. 1 foot is 12 inches or 1/3 of a yard. The abbreviation is "ft" or ′ (prime symbol).
Hand is a very old length unit as you may guess but now usually used to measure the height of horses in some countries. The abbreviation is "h".