

CONVERSION FACTORS FOR SI UNITS
English units have been retained in the body of this report.
The report refers to commercially available materials and sizes which
are commonly expressed in English units. The conversion factors for SI
units are given below:
To convert from 
TO 
Multiply by 
cubic feet (ftl) 
cubic meters (m^{3}) 
0.0283 
cubie yards (ydl) 
cubic meters (m^{3}) 
0.7646 
Fahrenheit degrees (OF) 
Kelvin degrees (K) 
(see Note 1) 
foot (ft) 
meter (m) 
0.3048 
gallon (gal) 
cubic meters (m^{3}) 
3.785 * 10^{3} 
horsepower (bp) 
watt (W) 
745.7 
inch (in.) 
meter (m) 
0.0254 
pound (lb) 
kilogram (kg) 
0.4536 
quart (qt.) 
cubie meters (m^{3}) 
9.464 * 10^{4} 
Note I: To convert temperatures, use the following equation,
K = 273 + 0.5556 X (F  32),
where F is the temperature in Fabrenheit degrees, and K is the temperature
in Kelvin degrees.
