What does 22,000,000 Horsepower look like?

What does 22,000,000 Horsepower look like?

PostBy: Richard S. On: Thu Dec 24, 2009 8:27 am



Richard S.
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: Van Wert VA1200
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Re: What does 22,000,000 Horsepower look like?

PostBy: 009to090 On: Fri Dec 25, 2009 7:35 pm

I watched the flight test. Just awesome! :up:
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Re: What does 22,000,000 Horsepower look like?

PostBy: Duengeon master On: Fri Dec 25, 2009 8:02 pm

never mind coal, I want one of those for CHRISTmas!!! :punk: :punk: :punk: :punk:
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Re: What does 22,000,000 Horsepower look like?

PostBy: BillMarti On: Fri Dec 25, 2009 9:41 pm

So if I strapped one of these on my truck it'll go faster?
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Stoker Coal Boiler: EFM 520
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Re: What does 22,000,000 Horsepower look like?

PostBy: Uglysquirrel On: Fri Dec 25, 2009 9:55 pm

yes, but the acceleration would rip your aorta from your heart, that happens at 25 g's.

But what a way to flame out.........
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Stove/Furnace Model: Pocono

Re: What does 22,000,000 Horsepower look like?

PostBy: rockwood On: Fri Dec 25, 2009 10:03 pm

The first video is at a test site about 45 minutes away from where I live..really cool when they test rocket motors at night because you can hear it and see the glow for many miles.
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Re: What does 22,000,000 Horsepower look like?

PostBy: coaledsweat On: Fri Dec 25, 2009 10:44 pm

Is that the new F1 engine?
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Re: What does 22,000,000 Horsepower look like?

PostBy: Richard S. On: Fri Dec 25, 2009 10:48 pm

coaledsweat wrote:Is that the new F1 engine?


It's for my new coal truck, the unfortunate side effect is you house gets vaporized. :lol:
Richard S.
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: Van Wert VA1200
Coal Size/Type: Buckwheat/Anthracite

Re: What does 22,000,000 Horsepower look like?

PostBy: SMITTY On: Sat Dec 26, 2009 2:13 pm

I have to see one of these launches in person! Gotta add this to the list of things to do before liver failure ..... 8-)
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Re: What does 22,000,000 Horsepower look like?

PostBy: Rick 386 On: Sun Dec 27, 2009 12:09 am

SMITTY wrote:I have to see one of these launches in person! Gotta add this to the list of things to do before liver failure ..... 8-)



Smitty,

I'm sensing a "Road trip " is in order. Question is who will be the designated driver ?????


:beer: :cheers: :wine: :shots: :whistle:




Rick
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Re: What does 22,000,000 Horsepower look like?

PostBy: Freddy On: Sun Dec 27, 2009 8:44 am

Good gosh.....that motor test....aren't those people a little too close? LOL Wowza...there's be some scrambling if a mount broke loose.
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Re: What does 22,000,000 Horsepower look like?

PostBy: Richard S. On: Sun Dec 27, 2009 8:47 am

SMITTY wrote:I have to see one of these launches in person! Gotta add this to the list of things to do before liver failure ..... 8-)


I'm hoping to catch a Shuttle launch before the last one, I think there is like 4 or 5 left and last one is September'ish.
Richard S.
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: Van Wert VA1200
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Re: What does 22,000,000 Horsepower look like?

PostBy: Wood'nCoal On: Sun Dec 27, 2009 8:59 am

Richard S. wrote:
coaledsweat wrote:Is that the new F1 engine?


It's for my new coal truck, the unfortunate side effect is you house gets vaporized. :lol:


:D :) :D :blowup:
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Re: What does 22,000,000 Horsepower look like?

PostBy: crazy4coal On: Sun Dec 27, 2009 9:17 am

I wonder how many BTU's that thing makes?....lol
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Re: What does 22,000,000 Horsepower look like?

PostBy: 009to090 On: Sun Dec 27, 2009 9:25 am

I calculate 933,680,000 BTU/min
or 56,034,000,000 BTU/hr
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