How many drams in a pound?
There are 256 drams in a pound. To convert pounds to drams, multiply the pound value by 256.
For example, to find out how many drams in a pound and a half, multiply 1.5 by 256, that makes 384 drams in a pound and a half.
pounds to drams formula
dr = lb * 256
1 Pound = 256 Drams
How to convert drams to pounds?
As there are 256 drams in a pound, to convert drams to pounds, divide the dram value by 256.
drams to pounds formula
lb = dr * 0.00390625
lb = dr / 256
1 Dram = 0.00390625 Pound
What is a Pound?
Pound is an imperial and United States Customary mass unit. 1 Pound is equal to 256 drams. The symbol is "lb".
What is a Dram?
Dram is a United States Customary mass unit. 1 Dram is equal to 0.00390625 pound. The symbol is "dr".
You may also use weight and mass conversion to convert all weight and mass units.