Power Conversions

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1 Horsepower (Mechanical) =
745.699872 Watts
(rounded to 6 decimal places)

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Horsepower (Mechanical)

Mechanical horsepower is commonly used to measure the maximum power of a car's engine in the United States or the UK. It is approximately equal to 746 watts.

Watts

A watt is the standard unit of power. It is the power needed to do one joule of work per second.

A typical incandescent light bulb uses 40-100 watts.

Power Conversion Tables

(some results are rounded)
1 BTU per Hour = 1 Gigawatt = 1 Horsepower (Mechanical) = 1 Horsepower (Metric) = 1 Kilowatt =
BTUs per Hour 13,412,141,1562,544.42,509.63,412.1
Gigawatts 2.9307 x 10-1017.457 x 10-77.355 x 10-71 x 10-6
Horsepower (Mechanical) 0.0003931,341,02210.98631.3410
Horsepower (Metric) 0.00039851,359,6221.013911.3596
Kilowatts 0.00029311,000,0000.74570.73551
Megawatts 2.9307 x 10-71,0000.00074570.00073550.001
Tons of Refrigeration 8.3333 x 10-5284,3450.2120.20910.2843
Watts 0.29311,000,000,000745.70735.501,000
1 Megawatt = 1 Ton of Refrigeration = 1 Watt =
BTUs per Hour 3,412,14112,0003.4121
Gigawatts 0.0013.5169 x 10-61 x 10-9
Horsepower (Mechanical) 1,341.04.71620.001341
Horsepower (Metric) 1,359.64.78160.00136
Kilowatts 1,0003.51690.001
Megawatts 10.0035171 x 10-6
Tons of Refrigeration 284.3510.0002843
Watts 1,000,0003,516.91