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Postby Vacuum Dude » Thu Nov 11, 2004 2:00 am

How do i convert 170CFM to 3m/hr? Please help.
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Postby Knight » Fri Dec 10, 2004 10:45 pm

Vacuum Dude wrote:How do i convert 170CFM to 3m/hr? Please help.

You can't. cfm is cubic feet per minute (ft³/min) Your second units are either miles/hr, or meters per hour, which area areas of distance.

You can't convert volume to distance without dividing the flow (ft³/min) by an area (Ft²) to get the velocity (ft/min.) of the air movement.
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