Inches and Chains Conversion

To convert between inches and chains, enter an inch or a chain value into the converter and the result will be displayed.

Round:
Enter Inch
Enter Chain

There are 792 inches in a chain. To convert from chains to inches, multiply the chain value by 792. To convert from inches to chains, multiply the inch value by 0.00126262626 (or divide by 792).

1 Inch = 0.00126262626 Chains
1 Chain = 792 Inches

Inch is an imperial and US Customary length unit. The abbreviation is "in" and also the symbol is a double prime (").

Chain is an old unit of length used in some English speaking countries. It is mostly used in surveying the land.

Create Custom Conversion Table
Click "Create Table". Enter a "Start" value (5, 100 etc). Select an "Increment" value (0.01, 5 etc) and select "Accuracy" to round the result.