12th November 2019


How many Btu are in a ton?

A refrigeration ton is approximately equivalent to 12,000 BTU/h or 3.5 kW. Air-conditioning and refrigeration equipment capacity in the U.S. is often specified in "tons" (of refrigeration). Many manufacturers also specify capacity in BTU/h, especially when specifying the performance of smaller equipment.

So, how many Btus are there in one boiler horsepower?

A common definition of one boiler horsepower is the amount of energy required to produce 34.5 pounds (15.65 kg) of steam per hour at pressure and temperature 0 psig (0 bar) and 212oF (100oC) - with feed water at pressure 0 psig and temperature 212oF. One boiler horsepower is about 33479 Btu per hour (about 9812 watts,

What is 1 boiler horsepower?

1 Horsepower (boiler): The energy rate needed to evaporate 34.5lb of water at 212 °F (100 °C) in one hour. Equal to 33,475 BTU/h. Approximately 9.810657 x 103.

What is 12000 Btu in kw?

BTU value Conversion Table
12000 BTU3.5kw
15000 BTU4.3kw
17000 BTU4.98kw
18000 BTU5.2kw
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