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Mechanical power

Mechanical power (P) is the quotient of mechanical work (A) by time (t). The SI unit of measurement is watts (W).

Mechanical work (A) is performed when a force (F) causes movement in time (s) in the direction of the force applied.

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With respect to rotational movement, mechanical power is the product of torque (T) and angular velocity (ω) (see Rotational speed).

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