- Force and area to pressure calculator
- Convert force to different units
- Convert area to different units
- Convert pressure to different units
This tool will calculate the force generated by a pressure acting over a specified surface area and display a dynamic conversion scale for each set of chosen parameters.
For example you could use this calculator to determine to force generated by a hydraulic ram, or you could determine the necessary weight to generate a calibration pressure on a deadweight tester.
Enter the reading in any units of the applied pressure.
Enter the effective surface area which the applied pressure is acting on.
This is the resulting force generated by a pressure acting on a specified size of surface area and can be displayed in a choice of different force measurement units.
Hydraulic bar pressure to kg force conversion
I would like to know what the conversion figure is for converting hydraulic pressure from bar to kgf?
If you want to calculate the force you will need to multiply the kgf/cm2 value (which is a pressure) by the cross sectional area of the hydraulic ram/cylinder in square centimeters.
If the force is 1 kgf and the area 1 cm2, then the pressure in bar would equal 1.0197162 bar.
F(kgf) = P(bar) x A(cm²) x 1.0197162