Ton of Refrigeration Conversions





1 Ton of Refrigeration =
4.716178 Horsepower (Mechanical)
(rounded to 6 decimal places)

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Tons of Refrigeration

A ton of refrigeration is a unit of power sometimes used in the United States. It is defined as the energy put off by melting a ton of ice every 24 hours, and is approximately 12,000 BTUs per hour.

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.