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Mass Conversion

Convert from mass units to desired mass units


Utilities/Unit Conversions


The Mass Conversion block computes the conversion factor from specified input mass units to specified output mass units and applies the conversion factor to the input signal.

The Mass Conversion block icon displays the input and output units selected from the Initial unit and the Final unit lists.


Initial unit

Specifies the input units.

Final unit

Specifies the output units.

The following conversion units are available:

lbmPound mass

Inputs and Outputs

InputDimension TypeDescription


 Contains the mass in initial mass units.
OutputDimension TypeDescription


3-by-1 vectorContains the mass in final mass units.

Introduced before R2006a