How to Convert Torque to Power?

Answer Automotive manufacturers and car enthusiasts measure a car's performance by two common benchmarks: horsepower and torque. Maximum horsepower consists of the amount of power that a car's engine can ... Read More »

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How to Convert Gross Torque Power Foot-Pounds to Horsepower?

Torque is the product of a force and the distance from a pivot point about which an object rotates. Horsepower is a measure of work done over time. To convert torque to horsepower you must specify ... Read More »

How to Calculate Power From Torque?

Torque is the rotational force applied on an object, often measured in pound-feet, or lbf-ft. However, in order to calculate the power from torque, you also need to know the speed at which the moto... Read More »

How Do I Convert English Torque Settings to Metric?

The Free Dictionary defines torque as "a turning or twisting force." More specifically, Automation Consulting & Supply gives the equation: Force x Moment Arm = Torque. In the English system of meas... Read More »

How to Convert DC Power to AC Power?

Converting DC into AC involves switching the supply (e.g. from a battery) on and off repeatedly at a fast rate. Devices which do this are referred to as "Choppers". Attaching a coil of some kind (i... Read More »