›› Measurement unit: HP

Full name: horsepower [water]

Plural form: horsepower

Symbol: hp

Category type: power

Scale factor: 746.043


›› Similar units

horsepower [electric]
horsepower [international]
horsepower [metric]
horsepower [water]


›› SI unit: watt

The SI derived unit for power is the watt.
1 watt is equal to 0.00134040531176 HP.


›› Convert HP to another unit

Convert HP to  

Valid units must be of the power type.
You can use this form to select from known units:

Convert HP to  

I'm feeling lucky, show me some random units


›› Definition: Horsepower

unit of power equal to roughly 550 foot-pounds of work per second


›› Sample conversions: HP

HP to inch ounce-force revolution/minute
HP to calorie/minute [I.T.]
HP to dyne centimeter/minute
HP to clusec
HP to joule/second
HP to Btu/hour [I.T.]
HP to microwatt
HP to poncelet
HP to pound square foot/cubic second
HP to newton meter/second