The fathoms to inches converter is a simple tool to convert length from fathom to inches. It works by taking the input value in fathom and applying the conversion factor of 72 inches per fathom. The converter calculates the equivalent length in inches and displays the result.
Below, you will find information on how many inches in a fathom and how to easily convert fathoms to inches and vice versa.
How many inches are in a fathom?
1 Fathom (ftm) is equal to 72 inches (in). To convert fathoms to inches, multiply the fathom value by 72.
For example, to convert 2 fathoms to inches, you can use the following formula:
inch = fathom * 72
multiply 2 by 72:
inch = 2 * 72 = 144 in
Therefore, 2 fathoms equal to 144 inches.
Using the simple formula below, you can easily convert fathoms to inches.
fathoms to inches conversion formula:
inch = fathom * 72
How to convert inches to fathoms?
1 Inch (in) is equal to 0.01388888888 fathom (ftm). To convert inches to fathoms, multiply the inch value by 0.01388888888 or divide by 72.
For example, to convert 100 inches to fathoms, you can use the following formula:
fathom = inches / 72
divide 100 by 72:
fathom = 100 / 72 ≈ 1.38889 ftm
Therefore, 100 inches equal to 1.38889 fathoms.
Using the simple formula below, you can easily convert inches to fathoms.
inches to fathoms conversion formula:
fathom = inch * 0.01388888888
fathom = inch / 72
What is a Fathom?
Fathom is a unit of length used primarily to measure the depth of water. It is commonly used in marine and nautical contexts. 1 fathom = 72 inches. The symbol is "ftm".
What is an Inch?
Inch is an imperial and United States Customary length unit. 1 inch = 0.01388888888 fathom. The symbol is "in".
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Below, you have the option to create your own customized fathoms to inches conversion table to meet your specific needs. This feature allows you to set the starting value, choose the increments between each entry, and select the desired level of accuracy. By tailoring the fathoms to inches table according to your preferences, you can generate precise and personalized conversion results.