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If you want to know more about psi, bar and the conversion from one to the other, read on and we will explain everything with formulas, examples and more.
How many psi is a bar?
First of all, we need to know how many psi is one bar:
1 bar = 14.5038 psi
With this information, we can from bar to psi by means of a simple mathematical formula that we will see in the next point.
How to go from bar to psi
If you want to convert from bar to psi manually, the mathematical formula you should use is as follows:
psi = bar x 14.5038
For example, if you want to calculate 60 bar to psi, you would do it in the following way:
60 bar x 14.5038 = 870.23 psi
As you can see, the conversion is very simple and with a simple calculator we can do it in a few seconds.
How many bar is a psi?
As you may already know, an bar is a unit of pressure and in Spain it is quite often referred to as "kilos". Who has not been in a workshop and heard that the wheel has 2 kilos of pressure? In reality they are referring to bar, which is a unit practically equivalent to kgf/cm.2
We already know the equivalence of 1 bar in psi, but,how many bar is 1 psi? Here is the answer to your question:
1 psi = 0.0689476 bar
We will use this equality to convert from psi to bar as we will see in the next section.
How to convert from psi to bar
To switch from pressure units psi a bar, we have to apply the following multiplication:
bar = psi x 0.0689476
For example, if we want to convert 120 psi to bar, we substitute in the previous formula and we are left with the following:
120 psi x 0.0689476 = 8.2737 bar
We can also divide by 14.5038because the result we will obtain is the same:
120 psi / 14.5038 = 8.2737 bar
Either option is valid, so you can use the one that is easiest for you to remember.
How to convert bar to psi and vice versa in Excel
If you want to make the bar to psi conversion in Excel, simply open a new spreadsheet and type the following function in an empty cell:
To be clear, if we want to convert 50 bar to psi, the function in Excel would look like this:
After pressing the Enter key on your keyboard, the result will automatically appear on the screen.
If what we want is use Excel to convert from psi to bar, the function to be used will be the following:
In the case of psi to bar conversion, we will use division instead of multiplication. The remainder works exactly the same as in the previous case.
Psi to bar table
To familiarize yourself a little more with the equivalence of these two units of pressure, we leave you with one psi to bar table to find out what common and usual figures are equivalent to.
For other quantities that are not listed in this table, you can always use our online converter or leave us a comment and we will be happy to help you.