# Convert 100 fm to in

So you want to convert 100 fathoms into inches? If you're in a rush and just need the answer, the calculator below is all you need. The answer is 7200 inches.

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## How to convert fathoms to inches

We all use different units of measurement every day. Whether you're in a foreign country and need to convert the local imperial units to metric, or you're baking a cake and need to convert to a unit you are more familiar with.

Luckily, converting most units is very, very simple. In this case, all you need to know is that 1 fm is equal to 72 in.

Once you know what 1 fm is in inches, you can simply multiply 72 by the total fathoms you want to calculate.

So for our example here we have 100 fathoms. So all we do is multiply 100 by 72:

100 x 72 = 7200

## What is the best conversion unit for 100 fm?

As an added little bonus conversion for you, we can also calculate the best unit of measurement for 100 fm.

What is the "best" unit of measurement? To keep it simple, let's say that the best unit of measure is the one that is the lowest possible without going below 1. The reason for this is that the lowest number generally makes it easier to understand the measurement.

For 100 fm the best unit of measurement is fathoms, and the amount is 100 fm.

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