Date: 17 Aug 97 01:57:23 From: email@example.com (Luis Manuel Perez Llera) Organization: Unisource Espana NEWS SERVER References: 1
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El día 08 Aug 97 05:41:15 , Wally <firstname.lastname@example.org> dijo: >At the expense of sounding stupid, could anyone explain the >mathematical relationship of thrust(rocket or jet) and horsepower. >More precisely, how does one convert from one to the other. I can't >begin to relate how long and often I've pondered this question. Any >help would be greatly appreciated. Power is thrust times speed. A common question is "what is the power produced by a jet engine at max thrust when the aircraft is braked" The answer is ZERO.