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10 daN

English translation: 100 Newton (100 nt or 100 N)

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04:01 Jan 8, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: 10 daN
This is a value for the speed or force with which a door hits an object
keith
English translation:100 Newton (100 nt or 100 N)
Explanation:
It's a force, not a speed.

"daN" - dekanewton

"da" means 10 (deka)
"N" = Newton (US: "nt")

10 x 10 nt = 100 nt
or 100 N

The SI unit of force is the newton [N = kg·m/s2]. (link nr 2)
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Uwe Kirmse
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na100 Newton (100 nt or 100 N)
Uwe Kirmse


  

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100 Newton (100 nt or 100 N)


Explanation:
It's a force, not a speed.

"daN" - dekanewton

"da" means 10 (deka)
"N" = Newton (US: "nt")

10 x 10 nt = 100 nt
or 100 N

The SI unit of force is the newton [N = kg·m/s2]. (link nr 2)


    Reference: http://www.chemie.fu-berlin.de/chemistry/general/units.html
    Reference: http://www.hypertextbook.com/physics/mechanics/newton-second...
Uwe Kirmse
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