# Inches per second Conversions

**Inches per second** is the **Inches per second (in/s, ips)** is an Imperial unit of speed, which is an equivalent to the meter per second in SI units. This unit is quite rarely used both in daily life and in scientific literature since it has quite limited practical application. It can be used in sound recording in order to estimate magnetic tape speed. This unit can also occasionally be used in estimating sensitivity of computer hand control devices and in estimating the printing speed. One inch a second can be converted into meters per second with the exact value of 0.0254, and into feet per second with the exact value of 5/88.. Unit symbol of inches per second : *in/s*. Please select a speed unit from the list below to convert **in/s**.

### Inches per second to speed units per hour

**in/s to kn/h**

1 in/s = 0.049374 Knot (nautical miles) per hour

### Inches per second to speed units per minute

**in/s to kn/min**

1 in/s = 2.962419 Knot (nautical miles) per minute

### Inches per second to speed units per second

**in/s to kn/s**

1 in/s = 17774.52 Knot (nautical miles) per second