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  1. butter_on_toast

    butter_on_toast Silver Member

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    IV noticed some of us weigh in kg others lbs n some stone

    Therefore wanted to say

    1 stone is 14lbs
    1 kg is 2.2lbs

    Hope this makes sense n will be of benefit to someone x

    Sent from my iPhone so excuse the typos
     
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  3. Lexie2005

    Lexie2005 5:2 lover

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    I weigh in kg for 2 reasons, firstly it's what our surgery weighs in, secondly it sounds less to lose lol x
     
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    butter_on_toast Silver Member

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    Our docs use kg too but they mean nothing to me i alwaya have to convert it to lbs to understand

    Our home scales do kg lbs and stone x

    Sent from my iPhone so excuse the typos
     
  5. Lexie2005

    Lexie2005 5:2 lover

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    Same as mine Lea but like I say it seems less of a hurdle in kgs for me!
     
  6. Mis-behave

    Mis-behave Gold Member

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    I weigh in kgs... But have a converter on my iPhone
     
  7. Lexie2005

    Lexie2005 5:2 lover

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    I always work it out in lbs afterwards but its not important. I do it really so I know how many lbs for my christmas challenge as Violet did it in lbs....
     
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    I weigh in kg and convert to pounds for mfp. 1 lb lost sounds better than 0.5kg so I use whichever unit sounds better if I reach a milestone in either I celebrate.
     
  9. toofatkat

    toofatkat Not such a fat kat now :)

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    I prefer stones and pounds bug doc does kgs so I use both but stones is more realistic . I use a converter on my phone but tbh it's not always correct do I've got a paper prong out chart I use that I keep in my handbag

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