Our conversions are calculated to 10 decimal places and in all common units of mass.

## 173 pounds in stones, pounds & ounces

**Properly useful conversion calculations.**

Our results are calculated as stones, pounds (lb) and ounces (oz), not as decimal fractions of a pound (173.nn lb).

**Countries where pounds and ounces are commonly used: **

United States of America (USA) , South Africa, United Kingdom (UK), Eire (ROI), India, Canada, Australia and the Commonwealth of Nations.

**Measuring fluids***A rough guide when you are measuring liquids: 1 ml of water equals 1 gram, 1 litre of water weighs approx 1 kg - other liquids may differ.*

**Converting grams into ounces, the maths**

Times grams by 0.0353 to convert grams into ounces

173 g = 6.1069 oz

Answer = int(173 * .0353) [6 oz]

**Here are the calculations used to convert ounces to pounds and ounces**

oz_start = 6

lb_calc = int(oz_start/16) [therefore lb_calc == 0 lb]

oz_calc = 6 - (lb_calc * 16) [therefore oz_calc = 6 oz]

Answer = lb_calc, oz_calc [0 lb, 6 oz]

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