Asked in Math and ArithmeticUnits of MeasureWeight and Mass
How much water volume does a 1.75 inch hose carry per foot of hose?
July 28, 2008 4:15PM
Volume of a cylinder = r2 x 3.1416 x L where r = radius of cylinder and L = length.
For a 1.5 inch diameter hose 1 foot long, the volume is (.75)2x 3.1416 x 12 = 21.2 in3
Volume in gallons is 21.3 in3 / 231 in3/gallon = .0918 gallons
Volume in ounces is .0918 x 128 oz/gal = 11.75 oz