# Short Ton to Long Ton Converter

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## How to use this Short Ton to Long Ton Converter ๐ค

Follow these steps to convert given weight from the units of Short Ton to the units of Long Ton.

- Enter the input
**Short Ton**value in the text field. - The calculator converts the given
**Short Ton**into**Long Ton**in realtime โ using the conversion formula, and displays under the**Long Ton**label. You do not need to click any button. If the input changes,**Long Ton**value is re-calculated, just like that. - You may copy the resulting
**Long Ton**value using the Copy button. - To view a detailed step by step calculation of the conversion, click on the View Calculation button.
- You can also reset the input by clicking on button present below the input field.

## What is the Formula to convert Short Ton to Long Ton?

The formula to convert given weight from Short Ton to Long Ton is:

Weight_{(Long Ton)} = Weight_{(Short Ton)} / 1.12

Substitute the given value of weight in short ton, i.e., Weight_{(Short Ton)} in the above formula and simplify the right-hand side value. The resulting value is the weight in long ton, i.e., Weight_{(Long Ton)}.

## Calculation

## Examples

### Consider that a high-performance sports car manufacturing plant processes 10 short tons of aluminum daily.

Convert this weight from short tons to Long Ton.

#### Answer:

**Given:**

The weight of sports car plant in short ton is:

Weight_{(Short Ton)} = 10

**Formula:**

The formula to convert weight from short ton to long ton is:

Weight_{(Long Ton)} = Weight_{(Short Ton)} / 1.12

**Substitution:**

Substitute given weight of sports car plant, **Weight _{(Short Ton)} = 10** in the above formula.

Weight_{(Long Ton)} = 10 / 1.12

Weight_{(Long Ton)} = 8.9286

**Final Answer:**

Therefore, **10 tn** is equal to **8.9286 T**.

The weight of sports car plant is **8.9286 T**, in long ton.

### Consider that a premium marble quarry produces 30 short tons of marble per week.

Convert this weight from short tons to Long Ton.

#### Answer:

**Given:**

The weight of marble quarry in short ton is:

Weight_{(Short Ton)} = 30

**Formula:**

The formula to convert weight from short ton to long ton is:

Weight_{(Long Ton)} = Weight_{(Short Ton)} / 1.12

**Substitution:**

Substitute given weight of marble quarry, **Weight _{(Short Ton)} = 30** in the above formula.

Weight_{(Long Ton)} = 30 / 1.12

Weight_{(Long Ton)} = 26.7857

**Final Answer:**

Therefore, **30 tn** is equal to **26.7857 T**.

The weight of marble quarry is **26.7857 T**, in long ton.

## Short Ton to Long Ton Conversion Table

The following table gives some of the most used conversions from Short Ton to Long Ton.

Short Ton (tn) | Long Ton (T) |
---|---|

0.01 tn | 0.00892857143 T |

0.1 tn | 0.08928571429 T |

1 tn | 0.8929 T |

2 tn | 1.7857 T |

3 tn | 2.6786 T |

4 tn | 3.5714 T |

5 tn | 4.4643 T |

6 tn | 5.3571 T |

7 tn | 6.25 T |

8 tn | 7.1429 T |

9 tn | 8.0357 T |

10 tn | 8.9286 T |

20 tn | 17.8571 T |

50 tn | 44.6429 T |

100 tn | 89.2857 T |

1000 tn | 892.8571 T |

## Short Ton

The short ton is a unit of mass commonly used in the United States, equivalent to 2,000 pounds or approximately 907 kilograms. It is often used in industries such as construction, mining, and freight transportation.

## Long Ton

The long ton, also known as the imperial ton, is a unit of mass used in the UK. It equals 2,240 pounds or approximately 1,016 kilograms. It is used for larger weights like cargo and ships.

## Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

### 1. What is the formula for converting Short Ton to Long Ton in Weight?

The formula to convert Short Ton to Long Ton in Weight is:

Short Ton / 1.12

### 2. Is this tool free or paid?

This Weight conversion tool, which converts Short Ton to Long Ton, is completely free to use.

### 3. How do I convert Weight from Short Ton to Long Ton?

To convert Weight from Short Ton to Long Ton, you can use the following formula:

Short Ton / 1.12

For example, if you have a value in Short Ton, you substitute that value in place of Short Ton in the above formula, and solve the mathematical expression to get the equivalent value in Long Ton.

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