Re: Thrust vs Horepower


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Posted by Mike McGuire on 2006-07-06 22:07:38 in reply to Thrust vs Horepower posted by Ralph on 2006-07-06 02:30:26

Force(thrust) x speed = power is the basic physics here. So if the electric at full throttle (55 lb thrust) moves the boat at 10 feet per second, you are doing 550 foot pounds of work per second or 1 horsepower.

Mike


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