Drams (dr) to Pounds (lb) calculator

Input the amount of drams you want to convert to pounds in the below input field, and then click in the "Convert" button. But if you want to convert from pounds to drams, please checkout this tool.


Formula

Formula used to convert dr to lb:

F(x) = x / 256

For example, if you want to convert 15 dr to lb, just replace x by 15 [dr]:

15 dr = 15/256 = 0.05859375 lb

Steps

  1. Divide the amount of drams by 256.
  2. The result will be expressed in pounds.

Dram to Pound Conversion Table

The following table will show the most common conversions for Drams (dr) to Pounds (lb):


Drams (dr) Pounds (lb)
0.001 dr 0.0000039063 lb
0.01 dr 0.0000390625 lb
0.1 dr 0.000390625 lb
1 dr 0.00390625 lb
2 dr 0.0078125 lb
3 dr 0.01171875 lb
4 dr 0.015625 lb
5 dr 0.01953125 lb
6 dr 0.0234375 lb
7 dr 0.02734375 lb
8 dr 0.03125 lb
9 dr 0.03515625 lb
10 dr 0.0390625 lb
20 dr 0.078125 lb
30 dr 0.1171875 lb
40 dr 0.15625 lb
50 dr 0.1953125 lb
60 dr 0.234375 lb
70 dr 0.2734375 lb
80 dr 0.3125 lb
90 dr 0.3515625 lb
100 dr 0.390625 lb

About Drams (dr)

The dram (symbol ʒ or ℨ; or also dr) is a unit of mass in the avoirdupois system, and both a unit of mass and a unit of volume in the apothecaries's system.


About Pounds (lb)

The pound or pound-mass is a unit of mass. The most common definition today of a pound is the international avoirdupois pound, which is defined as exactly 0.45359237 kilograms. The symbol used to express pounds is lb.

An avoirdupois pound (traditional pound) is equal to 16 avoirdupois ounces and to exactly 7,000 grains. The conversion factor between the kilogram and the international pound was therefore chosen to be divisible by 7.


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FAQs for Dram to Pound calculator

What is Dram to Pound calculator?

Dram to Pound is a free and online calculator that converts Drams to Pounds.

How do I use Dram to Pound?

You just have to insert the amount of Drams you want to convert and press the "Convert" button. The amount of Pounds will be outputed in the input field below the button.

Which browsers are supported?

All mayor web browsers are supported, including Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Firefox, Chrome, Safari and Opera.

Which devices does Dram to Pound work on?

Dram to Pound calculator works in any device that supports any of the browsers mentioned before. It can be a smartphone, desktop computer, notebook, tablet, etc.