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What is a BTU?

hi ashley The British thermal unit (BTU or Btu) is a unit of energy used in the United States. It is also still occasionally encountered in the UK, in the context of older heating and cooling systems. In most other areas, it has been replaced by the SI unit of energy, the joule (J). A Btu is defined as the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound avoirdupois of water by one degree Fahrenheit. 143 Btu is required to melt a pound of ice. As is the case with the calorie, several different definitions of the Btu exist, which are based on different water temperatures and therefore vary by about 0.5%. Answer British Thermal Units - a standard measurement of heat answer its is a hockey team a name of a acient dude

How many btu?

It takes 970 B.T.U.s to change one pound of water to steam at any temperature. When water evaporates from your skin, from a glass or swimming pool at room temperature it takes with it 970 B.T.U.s per pound of water. It is not necessary for water to be heated to 212F to evaporate. Whenever water evaporates (turns into a gas) it takes with it 970 B.T.U.s per pound. If you want to boil water, it takes one B.T.U. for each degree F you raise the temperature of water till you get to 212F. At 212F, at sea level, water will not get hotter than 212F until every last bit of it has turned into a gas. The heat to transform liquid water to gas water is called the heat of vaporization, or the latent heat of evaporation. The heat to liquify water is called the heat of crystalization. Because the water's heat of vaporization is so high, water has cooling power. Outdoor misters are based on this principle. They spray a super fine mist of water into the air. Because the water in this super fine mist has a very large surface area, it evaporates at normal ambient tempemeratures. Air is hydroscopic. That means air naturally absorbs water. The less water or humidity there is in the air, the faster this process takes place. Whenever matter changes state from solid to liquid or liquid to gas, it takes heat to break the chemical bonds.

How many watts are in a BTU?

1 watt is 3.41 btu per hour. You'll often see "btu" as a shorthand for btus per hour. For example on a propane heater I just bought the package says "3000 btus." what that really means is 3000 btu/h or about 880 watts. Another Answer A watt is the SI unit for power . The BTU (British Thermal Unit) is an Imperial unit for energy . So, they are used to measure different quantities. There is no direct relationship between the two. The symbol, BTU, is not 'shorthand' for BTU/h -that's just slovenly practise on the part of manufacturers who can't be bothered to use the correct symbol. It's a mystery why any manufacturer would label their appliances in BTU/h, these days! There's not much logic behind labelling electric heaters in watts, but gas heaters in BTU/h? Why not just use watts for all heaters??

How many BTUs are in a square meter?

Answer Save A square meter of what? A BTU is a unit of energy, so the question can't be answered without more information. I try to calculate as per following: Roughly Btu's per sq.ft is 30.25. Since 1 square foot = 0.09290304 meters squared and can easily be calculated as Btu's per sq.meter is roughly 344.4451. So the space of 1 sq.meter room is 344.4451 BTU.

How many btu in one liter of hydrogen?

270 BTU/cu.ft. @ 14 PSI or 1 BAR (atmosphere) @ 60 degrees F.. 1 cu.ft. = 28.3L. 270BTUs/28.3L= 9.54BTU/L

One BTU is equal to how many degrees?

One BTU is equal to one degree Fahrenheit in the sense that it oneBTU is the amount of heat required to raise a pound of water'stemperature by 1 Degree Fahrenheit. BTU is short for Britishthermal unit.

How many watts in one BTU?

.293083235638 according to Answer As the watt is used to measure power , and the BtU is used to measure energy , your question is meaningless. It's like asking "How many miles per hour are there in one mile?"

How many BTU are in a pound of propane?

1 gallon of Propane ~= 4.23 lbs ~= 91500 Btus 1 lbs of Propane ~=22000 Btus 20 lb tank of propane holds approx 4 gallons of propane (approx 366000 BTUs) Hope this helps/ .

How many btu are in a gallon of propane?

Type your answer here... there are around 91,600 BTUs in a gallon of propane. The standard BBQ sized bottle of propane contains 11 pounds of propane. Propane weighs about 4.2 pounds per gallon, so that 11 pounds of propane is about 2.5 gallons in its liquid state. That means there is 91,600 BTUs/Gal times 2.5 gallons so a BBQ sized tank of propane contains about 2.3 million BTUs. If your BBQ has a 50,000 BTU burner, on high heat, it will last a bit over 4 and half hours of run time.

How many btu in a gallon of gasoline?

In a gallon of gasoline, there is approximately 124,884 btu. BTUrefers to British thermal unit. It is actually a traditional unit.

How many watts in 5200 btu?

0.29308323563892147 watts per btu there for 5200 btu = 1524.0328253223915 watts. 1 watt=3.412Btu/hr. 1 Btu=the amount of energy needed to heat 1 Lb of water 1 degree.. A gallon of water weighs aprox. 8 Lbs.

How many watt in btu?

948 BTUs = 1 watt for 1 million seconds, or 1 million watts for 1 second, or 1 kilowatt for 1,000 seconds. 1 BTU = 1 watt for 1054.8 seconds, or 1054.8 watts for 1 second 1 watt = 3.4128 BTU per hour 1 BTU per hour = 0.293 watts

How many Btus are in a calorie?

\n1 BTU = 251.9968 Calories\n. \nSee Link \n. \n\n. \nIt appears that there are two types of Calories.\nSee this link:\n. \n

How many btu are in a gallon of gasoline?

It depends on the formulation of the gasoline (for example how much ethanol is added), but it's about 114,000 BTU {see GGE table in related Wikipedia link}. GGE is a National Institute of Standards term used to help compare different fuel energy capacities.

How many BTU in a cord of firewood?

A Full cord of Hardwood will vary from 14,000,000 to 21,000,000 BTU's depending upon species, Black locust and hickory will produce 21,000,000 BTU's per full cord

How many btu in a liter of propane?

93,000 B.T.U. per U.S. gallon 3.78 liters per gallon- 93,000 divided by 3.78 =24,603 24,603 B.T.U.'s per liter of propane

How many btus in a watt?

You can't convert that. The BTU is a unit of energy; the Watt is a unit of power.

How many btu in a kwh of electricity?

1 watt is 3.412 BTU/hr or 1 watt-hour is 3.412 BTUs, so the answer is 3412 BTU.

How many BTU is 5 KW?

The answer: 17070 BTU The math: 3414 BTU = 1 KVA (KW) so 5 KVA = 17070 BTU

How many BTU does it take to freeze one pound of water?

Assuming the water is already at freezing temperature, and we need only convert its state from a liquid to a solid: . the latent heat of fusion of water is 334 Kj per Kg. 334 Kj per Kg is 143 BTU per pound. Therefore, it takes 143 BTUs to freeze one pound of water.

How many kw is 80000 btu?

BTU, or British Thermal Unit, is an amount of energy. kW, or kiloWatt, is an amount of power, which is a measure of how fast energy is used or produced, similar to horsepower. Converting BTU to kW is like converting miles per hour to feet: they are not the same type of unit. That said, 80,000 BTU is equal to 23.44 kWh, or kiloWatt hours. At 1000 watts, or about ten light blubs, it would take 23.4 hours to use 80,000 BTU of energy. A typical car using 100 horsepower would take about 20 minutes to burn 80,000 BTU worth of gasoline.

How many btu you need?

For what? And why are you still using British Thermal Units -aren't they rather archaic?

How many btus per watt?

948 BTUs = 1 watt for 1 million seconds, or 1 million watts for 1 second. 1 BTU = 1 watt for 1054.8 seconds, or 1054.8 watts for 1 second 1 watt = 3.4128 BTU per hour Using: 10 6 joules = Average of (International Table) and (ISO) = 948 BTU

How many tons is 36000 btu?

A ton is a measure of mass. A BTU is a measure of energy. There is no way to compare them. Possible meaning: 1 ton of cooling is often used to describe 12,000 BTU per hour, so 36,000 BTU/h is equal to 3 tons of cooling.

How many BTU are in 1 ton?

A BTU is a measure of heat energy while a ton is a measure of weight. The two are not comparable.

How many btu in one cubic foot of lpg?

at 100% efficency 1 cubic foot of propane ( it's no longer liquid or LPG ) = 2668.3431 BTU's

How many BTUs are in 1 ton?

A BTU is a measure of heat energy while a ton is a measure of weight. The two are not comparable.

How many btu in a 220 heater?

First you need to find out how many amps the heater draws. Then use this formula: Volts (220) X Amps = Watts Then take: Watts x 3.41214 = Btu/hr

How many btus in a kw?

BTU is a measure of energy, while kW is a measure of power. But100,000 BTU per hour is the same as 29 kW.

10kw equals how many btu?

This is an apples and oranges comparison, so it cannot be made. (No matter how many apples you have, you have no oranges, and vice verse.) 10 kw is an energy flow rate. Every second 10,000 watts are {created | used | whatever}. A BTU {British Thermal Unit} is a fixed amount of energy. Not every second: ONCE. That said, 10 KW for 1 second is equivalent to 9.48 BTU. Or, said another way, 10 KW continuous is the same as 9.48 BTU per second; another 9.48 each and every second. Power and energy are tricky. Energy is a fixed amount. Power is energy per unit time. Power is a flow. Think of the car. The 250 horsepower from the engine (wish on) is continuous. As long as there is gas in the tank, the power will flow. Same with 10 kilowatts. Pay the bill and the light stays on.

How many btu in 1 ton?

Assuming you are referring to air conditioning, and not a ton of coal or a ton of plutonium, then 1 ton of air conditioning equivalent = 12 000 BTU.

How many kilowatts are there in 30000 btu?

Not possible to convert a power unit (Kilowatts) to energy unit (BTU) without knowing the time period.

How many BTUs in a megawatt?

None. They are used to measure two different quantities. The BTU isused to measure energy while the megawatt is used to measure power.Two different units for measuring two different quantities. A Megawatt-hour is a measure of energy that is equivalent to about3.45 million BTUs. Or 1 Megawatt is equivalent to 3.45 million BTU per hour .

How many Btu eual KVA?

3415 BTU = 1 kva The PDF uses kilowatt but they should be close enough...

How many btu in one cubic meter?

Btu and cubic meter are two different measuring units. Btu is the unit for heat transmission, like in ac units 12000 btu/hr. It means this ac unit would remove 12000 btu of heat from the room in one hour. where as cubic meter is the unit for volume.

What does BTU means and 6000 btu equals how many ton?

BTU is British Thermal Unit, a a measure of energy. Leaving aside Einstein's equation, a BTU cannot be converted directly into an equivalent mass.

How many BTU per bath?

Standard bath is taken to be 20 gallons at 8.35 pounds per gallon and 60 degrees F of heating = 10,000 BTU per bath in round numbers, assuming 100% efficiency water heating.

How many BTU per shower?

Standard shower is taken to be 10 gallons at 8.35 pounds per gallon and 60 degrees F of heating = 5,000 BTU per shower in round numbers, assuming 100% efficiency water heating.

How many btu is 300 degrees?

This is not a valid question. Btu is a quantity of thermal energy, 300 degrees is a temperature, not a quantity of energy

How much horsepower in one BTU?

The formula for this question is ... horse power = btu / 2545 Therefore 1 / 2545 = .0003929 hp

How many BTU are needed to evaporate one liter of water?

Quick Answer: About 2,139 BTU/litre at the normal boiling point. Long answer: It depends on the temperature and pressure of the water you start with. Before you can evaporate the water, you must heat it to it's boiling point. The warmer the water you start with the fewer BTUs will be needed to heat the water to its boiling point. Keep in mind the BTUs require to raise the water to its boiling point are very few compared to the BTUs required to change the water from a liquid to a gas. One litre of water weighs about 2.205 lb, and since both BTUs and lb are from the imperial set of units, we can make the rest of this explanation in terms of pounds and then just multiply by 2.205 when we get done. One pound of steam contains 1150 BTU/lb relative to liquid water at 32 °F. This is the energy you need to put into the water for it to evaporate if you start with water at 32 °F. If you start with water at 100 °F the water already has 70 BTU/lb so the BTUs required to evaporate the water when you start at 100 °F is 1150-70 = 1080 BTU/lb and so on. You can get all this information in a steam table which can be found easily by searching the web.

How many cubic inches in one btu?

"Cubic inch" is a unit of volume of space. "BTU" or "British Thermal Unit" is a unit of energy. The two units have different physical dimensions, they're used to describe measurements of completely different quantities, and neither one can be converted into the other one. The question is equivalent to asking "How many yards does it take to melt 5 pounds of ice ?".

How many btu per horsepower?

There are no BTUs per horsepower. A British Thermal Unit is an archaic unit of measurement of energy , whereas a horsepower is an archaic unit of measurement for power . As energy and power are two different quantities, you question is akin to asking, "How many miles are there in a mile per hour?"

How many amps for 12000 btu?

The Amps means the volume of flow of electricity. The Amps depends on its BTU (British Thermal Unit). BTU is the unit to measure the energy that is consumed to perform some Air Conditioner . 12000 BTU Air conditioners uses 5 to 6 Amps. 18000 BTU Air conditioners uses 9 to 10 Amps. 12000 BTU air conditioners also called 1 Ton AIR CONDITIONER and 18000 BTU Air conditioners are called 1.5 Ton and so on. The 2 Ton or 24000 BTU Air conditioners use 15 Amps to work .

How many BTU equal one AMP?

While heat can easily be converted to Watts, you would not be able to determine the heat conversion if given just the amps.

How many BTUs are required to heat one gallon of water one degree?

8.33 btu if the gallon is US measure, 10 btu if the gallon is british measure. A btu is the amount of heat required to raise 1 pound of water 1 degree fahrenheit at atmospheric pressure (14.696 psia).

How many BTU are required to lower the temperature of one gallon of water one degree?

No BTU are required in order to lower thetemperature of water. All you have to do is place the water in an environment that is cooler than the wateris, then stand back and watch the temperatue of the water drop while the BTU flow out of it.

How many BTU in one cubic meter of CO gas?

That will depend on the temperature and pressure (mass) of the cubic metre of CO.

How many btu are in an hour?

You are comparing apples and oranges. BTU's are a measure of heating capacity and hours are a measure of time.

Where can one find a BTU calculator?

One can find a BTU calculator on Calulator dot net. On this site, one just enters the room specifications, the temperature one wants to increase or decrease, and then presses calculate.