How many inches in a hand?
There are 4 inches in a hand. To convert hands to inches, multiply the hand value by 4.
For example, to find out how many inches in a hand and a half, multiply 1.5 by 4, that makes 6 inches in a hand and a half.
hands to inches formula
in = h * 4
1 Hand = 4 Inches
How to convert inches to hands?
1 Inch is equal to 0.25 hand. To convert inches to hands, multiply the inch value by 0.25 or divide by 4.
For example, to find out a horse height of 60 inches in hands, divide 60 by 4, that makes 15 hands equal to 60 inches.
inches to hands formula
h = in * 0.25
h = in / 4
1 Inch = 0.25 Hand
What is a Hand?
Hand is an ancient length unit and mostly used for measuring the height of horses. 1 Hand is equal to 4 inches. The symbol is "h".
What is an Inch?
Inch is an imperial and United States Customary length unit. 1 Inch is equal to 0.25 hand. The symbol is "in".
You may also use length conversion to convert all length units.