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# Oil Viscosity Converter

Convert between commonly used oil kinematic viscosity units :

 Convert from Multiply with Convert to Poise (P) centiPoise (cP) Reyn Stoke (cm 2 /sec) centiStoke Poise (P) 1 100 1.45 10 -5 1 / SG 100 / SG centiPoise (cP) 0.01 1 1.45 10 -7 0.01 / SG 1 / SG Reyn 6.9 10 4 6.9 10 6 1 6.9 10 4 / SG 6.9 10 6 / SG Stoke (cm 2 /sec) SG 100 SG 1.45 10 -5 SG 1 100 centiStoke 0.01 SG SG 1.45 10 -7 SG 0.01 1

SG  = specific gravity of the oil

1 Stoke = 100 mm 2 /second

### Example - Convert Viscosity in Stokes to centiStoke

Oil with kinematic viscosity 0.1 Stoke (10 mm 2 /s) equals to

0.1 Stoke (100 centiStoke/Stoke) = 10 centiStokes

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