Units Currencies
Constants
Units Home
Unit Conversion
List Units
List Categories
Currencies
Convert Units
SI System
Base Units
Derived Units
Prefixes
Numbers
Constants
Base-N
Fractions
Time / Decimal
Resources
Bibliography
Wind Systems

Towers, turbines, gearboxes; processes for shaping and finishing component parts.

CNC Machining Design Guide

Optimize your designs, reduce machining time, and lower your costs.

World Pumps

Major news, innovation and real-life applications for pumps and ancillary equipment.

Laser Focus World

Semiconductors, medical equipment, lasers, optics and aviation and aerospace.

more free magazines
 
specific gravity
Symbol:   
Category:  Density 
SI Equivalent:  1000 kg/m3
Dimension ML-3 
 
Notes
Rigorously speaking, specific gravity is a dimensionless unit. Also called relative density, it is the ratio of the density of a substance to that of a standard substance, usually water at 4°C. For ease of conversion, we took the liberty of assigning the specific gravity a density unit so it can be easily related to regular density units. This conversion table assumes water at 4°C as the standard substance.
Convert     specific gravity  
1 specific gravity =
Glossary