How to Calculate the Torque of a Motor?

Answer The torque of a motor is the amount of force that an engine generates. This force is used to rotate a lever arm attached to the engine, which in turn propels the entire vehicle. Torque determines t... Read More »

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How do I calculate electric motor torque?

Conversion ChartConsult a horsepower-to-torque conversion chart. Draw a line from the rated horsepower (found on the motor's nameplate) in column one to the full-load RPM (also found on the motor's... Read More »

How to Calculate the HP From RPM & Torque?

Horsepower (HP), revolutions per minute (RPM) and torque are terms people frequently use to describe automotive engine performance. The three are all related by a simple mathematical formula, and y... Read More »

How to Calculate FT Lbs. of Torque?

For certain applications, such as bolting on a cylinder head or putting wheels on, you will need to make sure that the fastener you are tightening is installed using the proper FT pounds (foot poun... Read More »

How to Calculate Torque Rise?

When your tractor hits rough ground and starts to stall, the engine often gives an extra kick to keep it running. This extra power is "torque rise," or "backup," and the more you have, the more pow... Read More »