pound-force

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pound-force

(pound′fôrs′)
n.
A unit of force equal to the weight of one pound-mass in a gravitational field of one gee, about 4.44822 newtons.
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A counterbalanced spring mechanism that provides adjustments with less than a pound of force.
A counterbalanced spring mechanism provides adjustments with less than a pound of force and offers a smooth vertical track enabling a 51" total adjustment range to accommodate users in both sitting and standing positions.
For example, the hand gripper generates up to 560 pound of force on a bare surface.