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Old 01-18-2007, 02:41 PM
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Seeing if anyone knows a web site where I can convert my prop and rpms to hp?

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Hi there I found this in one of the forums in here it mite be usefull
HP can be calculated from torque and RPM: HP = torque * RPM/5,252.1 .
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Thanks

what about a thrust converter?

any web sites?

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sorry I dont have any info on converting to thrust but I have came across a thread where I guy recorded some reading off a 40 or 46 he managed to get 2 kilos of thrust off a certain prop think it was an apc I have heard that it is a bit of a mith as not 2 props the same will give you the same reading but Im no pro have a look for that thread as there were some very interesting readings
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Default RE: horse power converter

[link=http://www.hoppenbrouwer-home.nl/ikarus/software/thrusthpv20d.htm]Thrust HP[/link]

This should do what you're needing

Hope this helps

Ken

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