# Quick Answer: How Many Horsepower Is A Ton?

## How do you convert horsepower to tons?

Approximately 3504 Watts (SI)….Please share if you found this tool useful:Conversions Table1 Horsepower to Tons Of Air Conditioning = 0.212870 Horsepower to Tons Of Air Conditioning = 14.8972 Horsepower to Tons Of Air Conditioning = 0.425680 Horsepower to Tons Of Air Conditioning = 17.025113 more rows.

## What is HP in refrigeration?

Convert Horsepower to It Tons Of Refrigeration 1 Horsepower (Imperial Mechanical): 550 ft lbf/s. Approximately 745.69987158227022 Watts (SI). … 1 Ton of Refrigeration (IT): Defined as 1 BTUIT x 1 sh tn/lb / 10 min/s.

## How many BTU is a horsepower?

2,544.43 btu1 horsepower (hp) = 2,544.43 btu per hour (btu/h)

## How do you calculate tons of refrigeration?

One ton of refrigeration is equal to 3024 kilo-calories per hour. This is 12,000 BTU/ h divided by 2.204 (pounds per kilogram) divided by 1.8 (°C to °F). Most residential air conditioning units range in capacity from about 1 to 5 tons of refrigeration or 3.5 kW ~ 17.5 kW, or 12,000 Btu/h ~ 60,000 Btu/h.