Conversion formula

The conversion factor from inches to meters is 0.0254, which means that 1 inch is equal to 0.0254 meters:

1 in = 0.0254 m

To convert 0.1 inches into meters we have to multiply 0.1 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from inches to meters. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 in → 0.0254 m

0.1 in → L(m)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the length L in meters:

L(m) = 0.1 in × 0.0254 m

L(m) = 0.00254 m

The final result is:

0.1 in → 0.00254 m

We conclude that 0.1 inches is equivalent to 0.00254 meters:

0.1 inches = 0.00254 meters

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 meter is equal to 393.70078740157 × 0.1 inches.

Another way is saying that 0.1 inches is equal to 1 ÷ 393.70078740157 meters.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that zero point one inches is approximately zero point zero zero three meters:

0.1 in ≅ 0.003 m

An alternative is also that one meter is approximately three hundred ninety-three point seven zero one times zero point one inches.

Conversion table

inches to meters chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from inches to meters

inches (in) meters (m)
1.1 inches 0.028 meters
2.1 inches 0.053 meters
3.1 inches 0.079 meters
4.1 inches 0.104 meters
5.1 inches 0.13 meters
6.1 inches 0.155 meters
7.1 inches 0.18 meters
8.1 inches 0.206 meters
9.1 inches 0.231 meters
10.1 inches 0.257 meters