Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Rankine Temperature

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_9764

n The absolute temperature scale, now deprecated, derived from the Fahrenheit scale, having its zero at −459.67°F. To convert Rankine to SI’s Kelvin (K), multiply by 5/9.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA