RE: BTU math

Hello all,

  I seem to remember a formula for calculating heat transfer time. Does anyone know it?

As in..it will 3 BTUS to raise 1 pound of water 3 degrees Fahrenheit, but how long will this take?

thanks!

dave Rookie Asked on January 16, 2019 in General Conversation.
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Hello Andrew! Oh, for sure no time in the book definition of BTU. Something along the line of.. if someone was selling me a pool heater with a known BTU value, and if I know the size of my pool, there should be a way for the salesman to answer if I ask “ how long with this take to raise the temperature of my pool from 50 degrees to 70 degrees

Rookie Answered on January 19, 2019.
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