What is Horsepower & How Does Horsepower Works?

What is HorsepowerWhat is Horsepower

How do you define horsepower and how does horsepower works? These are some of the most common questions that people just don’t know how to answer.

There are many different standards and types of horsepower. This term was adopted in the 18th century by Scottish engineer James Watt as a unit of measurement of power.

What is Horsepower & How Does Horsepower Works?

The exact definition of one horsepower is 33,000 lb.ft./minute. So, if you were to lift 33,000 pounds one foot over a period of one minute, you would have been working at the rate of one horsepower.

For a more in depth explanation, watch the video below.

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