rated horsepower

rated horsepower

[′rād·əd ′hȯrs‚pau̇·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
The normal maximum, allowable, continuous power output of an engine, turbine motor, or other prime mover.

rated horsepower

Of an engine or prime mover, the maximum horsepower that can be provided under normal, continuous operation.

rated horsepower

The horsepower (normal or military rated) the manufacturer guarantees a reciprocating engine will produce under specified conditions.
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The old adage of "buy more motor and use less of it" may apply to some boats, while other boats actually run better with less than the maximum rated horsepower.
These models bring new features such as Pivot Pro, independent float, an industry-leading 260 rated horsepower with 285 maximum horsepower, increased platform capacity, and improved crop flow performance.
Minimum net rated horsepower of no less than 205 @ 1,800 RPM
CTRY - Country: Canada, Mexico or US MFG - Diesel Engine Manufacturer MODEL - Diesel Engine Model HP - Rated Horsepower KW - Kw Rating RPM - Rated Speed in Revolutions per Minute CYL - Number of Cylinders CFG - Configuration: V or In-Line ASP - Aspiration: NA - Naturally Aspirated, TC - Turbocharged, TCA - Turbocharged and Aftercooled) CC Displacement is Cubic Centimeters APP - Application AG - Propulsion Engine for Agricultural Vehicles GEN - Generator Sets or Power Generation IND - Industrial Stationary Equipment MAR - Marine Propulsion Engines OFF - Off-Highway Mobile Vehicle Propulsion Engines ON - On-Highway Vehicle Propulsion Engines AUTO - Automobiles BORE - In millimeters STROKE - In millimeters
Equipped with 16-cylinder Cummins diesel engine, the 4200 SM is ideal for a wide range of applications as its rated horsepower of 1,624 offers tremendous reserve capacity.
Unfortunately, machine performance is typically the result of the rated horsepower or engine output of the unit," he says.
The new series consists of the smaller indirect-injection 2TNV70 and 3TNV70/76 with rated horsepower of 14.
As a result, the fully rated horsepower of the drive is available at the surface of the pulley.
Producing 350 prop-shaft rated horsepower, the F350 is designed to provide massive thrust for the heaviest off-shore outboard-powered boats.
Producing 350 prop-shaft rated horsepower, it is designed to provide massive thrust for the heaviest off-shore outboard-powered boats and outboard-powered boats the industry has, thus far, only been able to dream about building.
Except for model year, the two trucks were the same make, model, rated horsepower, drive train components as well as engine displacement.
Along the pipeline are 15 compressor stations with a total rated horsepower of 476,500 as well as several interconnections with other long haul pipelines and two Chicago area local distribution companies (LDCs).