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Units of Measure
Weight and Mass

How much water volume does a 1.75 inch hose carry per foot of hose?

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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