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I get 1.0 Nm. But how to get 1.0 N.m


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up vote 16 down vote accepted

inter-unit-product is an available option and described in the documentation. To get correct spacing you should use ${}\cdot{}$. However I prefer a tighter spacing by $\cdot$.

\SI[inter-unit-product =$\cdot$]{1.0}{\newton\meter}\\
\SI[inter-unit-product =${}\cdot{}$]{1.0}{\newton\meter}\\

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To set his behavior for the whole document you can specify the option via \sisetup

\sisetup{inter-unit-product =$\cdot$}
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I want this setting for whole document. – sandu Jun 8 '12 at 8:53
@sandu: \sisetup{inter-unit-product =$\cdot$} – Marco Daniel Jun 8 '12 at 8:54
@MarcoDaniel One should use \si[inter-unit-product = \ensuremath{{}\cdot{}}] to get the corrected spacing. – Svend Tveskæg Apr 10 '13 at 12:57
@SvendTveskæg: I edited my answer. Thanks – Marco Daniel Apr 10 '13 at 14:08

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