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 23:08 Feb 28, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
 English term or phrase: kN "(tons) kN" This appears to be a measure of force, given the subject matter. Is it possible that this may be "kilo-Newtons". Is one kilo-Newton (kN) the same as a ton, as a measure of force? Thank you!!!
 Ignacio Luque
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nakN; kilonewtonxxxHenri
nait is indeed the "kilonewton"Albert Golub

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7 mins
it is indeed the "kilonewton"

Explanation:
8,9 kN= 1 ton
1 kn=112,35 kg
hope it helps

 Albert GolubLocal time: 18:42Native speaker of: FrenchPRO pts in pair: 146
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4 days
kN; kilonewton

Explanation:
Newton measures force and kilogram measures quantity/mass of material.

 xxxHenriLocal time: 18:42PRO pts in pair: 4
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