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KNKnot
KNSaint Kitts and Nevis (ISO country code, top level domain)
KnKuna (Croatian currency)
KNKnowledge Networks
KNKirkens Nødhjelp (Norwegian Church Aid)
kNKilonewton
KnNørreport (Danish railway station)
KNKnight Nui (website and forum)
KNPeoples Republic of North Korea
KNKonigun Ninjutsu (martial arts)
KNKall Net
KNKlamath Northern Railroad Company
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Hobas Gulf's Peter Scharmann said that the jacking pipes could be installed using a very low jacking force of approximately 490 kilonewtons (kN) for the 1.
The output from the temperature-compensated Wheatstone bridge (with zeroing adjustment) was displayed on a voltmeter calibrated in kilonewtons (kN) and recorded with a video camera.
An Instron test machine was perfect for finding just how much force, measured in kilonewtons or kN, was required to snap cherry wood samples that were .
A Theoretically 50 kilonewtons of force - equivalent to 5,000 kilos or 2,000 five pound bags of potatoes dropping to the ground.
Our goal was to achieve an overall compressive strength for the train unit to 1,500 kilonewtons, without undergoing any yield and deformation in the passenger structure," Starlinger said.