We take 3400 lbs the new weight and divide by 215 to get 15.

Do you already have an account? Typical system has roughly constant maximum thurst F with all speeds.

## How many lbs equals 1 hp?

Thus in this situation, 100lbs is roughly the same as if we had done something to gain 6. Well, let's go back to the 3500 lb car with 215 horsepower example.

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## How to Compare Weight Savings to Horsepower Gains

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Weight to Power You've probably heard power-to-weight more than weight to power, they're the same thing but one has nicer numbers and a better visual representation so I'll be using weight to power for this discussion.

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## 1 horsepower (hp) = 550.00 foot pounds per second (ft-lb/sec)

Yup, PCCB's, tool kit in place, no fancy options. Used Cars. Virtually there's no limit.... You can also buy any of these individually through our resource center, but I don't know why you would as this is basically the whole store for the price of just 1 course. I know this is just a close guess but I can't find my old notes on the subject. Copyright 2019 Leaf Group Ltd. With all these variables plugged in to the formula, complete the calculation.

## Convert Horsepower to Foot-pounds-force Per Second

So if I add 50lbs of stereo equipment to the same car, it's. Perhaps Rick will bridge the huge difference between 25 and 100 lbs per hp. In this example, you would multiply 20 by 550 to get 11,000 foot-pounds per second.

That is better of course, but what would that mean in terms of horsepower? Quote message in reply?