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Old 03-06-2013, 12:47 AM   #1777
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Originally Posted by markjenn View Post
The torque and HP lines crossing at 5250 is an artifact of using specific English units for both;use any other units and this doesn't happen.

The torque unit is probably kg-meters which should really be kg-force-meters since kg is properly a unit of mass, not force. Actually newton-meters is the proper unit of torque in the metric system.

- Mark
Thanks for the explanation and this is why I hate the metric system. I still operate with cubic inches, feet, yards, and foot pounds.
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