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RE: Slug v. lb-mass

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1 slug = 1 lb-mass = (approx.) weight in lbs/32.2 


A. Roger Turk, P.E.(Structural)
Tucson, Arizona

Scott C. Bernard asked:

. > Can someone explain the difference between a slug and a lb-mass?  I was
. > always under the impression that a slug was the British unit for mass and
. > now I see lb-mass used.