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tjaldur - Thanks for the information.. .Help me with my math.

27 HP @ 80% = 21.6 HP
21.6 HP x 0.2 Liters / hr = 4.32 literes / hr
3.8 litres / Gallon

= 1.13 Gallons per hr
This is way too high.. What did I do wrong?

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Craig

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