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## Head loss due to friction for power required and discharge in turbulent flow Solution

STEP 0: Pre-Calculation Summary
Formula Used
Head loss due to friction = (Power*1000)/(Density of Fluid*[g]*Discharge)
hf = (P*1000)/(ρFluid*[g]*Q)
This formula uses 1 Constants, 3 Variables
Constants Used
[g] - Gravitational acceleration on Earth Value Taken As 9.80665 Meter/Second²
Variables Used
Power - Power is the amount of energy liberated per second in a device. (Measured in Watt)
Density of Fluid - Density of Fluid is defined as the mass of fluid per unit volume of the said fluid. (Measured in Kilogram per Meter³)
Discharge - Discharge is the rate of flow of a liquid. (Measured in Meter³ per Second)
STEP 1: Convert Input(s) to Base Unit
Power: 170 Watt --> 170 Watt No Conversion Required
Density of Fluid: 10 Kilogram per Meter³ --> 10 Kilogram per Meter³ No Conversion Required
Discharge: 1 Meter³ per Second --> 1 Meter³ per Second No Conversion Required
STEP 2: Evaluate Formula
Substituting Input Values in Formula
hf = (P*1000)/(ρFluid*[g]*Q) --> (170*1000)/(10*[g]*1)
Evaluating ... ...
hf = 1733.51756206248
STEP 3: Convert Result to Output's Unit
1733.51756206248 Meter --> No Conversion Required
1733.51756206248 Meter <-- Head loss due to friction
(Calculation completed in 00.015 seconds)

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### Head loss due to friction for power required and discharge in turbulent flow Formula

Head loss due to friction = (Power*1000)/(Density of Fluid*[g]*Discharge)
hf = (P*1000)/(ρFluid*[g]*Q)

## What is head loss due to friction?

Head loss is potential energy that is converted to kinetic energy. Head losses are due to the frictional resistance of the piping system (pipes, valves, fittings, entrance, and exit losses). Unlike the velocity head, the friction head cannot be ignored in system calculations. Values vary as the square of the flow rate.

## What is turbulent flow?

The turbulence or turbulent flow is fluid motion characterized by chaotic changes in pressure and flow velocity. It is in contrast to a laminar flow, which occurs when a fluid flows in parallel layers, with no disruption between those layers.

## How to Calculate Head loss due to friction for power required and discharge in turbulent flow?

Head loss due to friction for power required and discharge in turbulent flow calculator uses Head loss due to friction = (Power*1000)/(Density of Fluid*[g]*Discharge) to calculate the Head loss due to friction, The Head loss due to friction for power required and discharge in turbulent flow formula is known while considering the density of the fluid, discharge, and the power required to maintain the flow. Head loss due to friction is denoted by hf symbol.

How to calculate Head loss due to friction for power required and discharge in turbulent flow using this online calculator? To use this online calculator for Head loss due to friction for power required and discharge in turbulent flow, enter Power (P), Density of Fluid Fluid) & Discharge (Q) and hit the calculate button. Here is how the Head loss due to friction for power required and discharge in turbulent flow calculation can be explained with given input values -> 1733.518 = (170*1000)/(10*[g]*1).

### FAQ

What is Head loss due to friction for power required and discharge in turbulent flow?
The Head loss due to friction for power required and discharge in turbulent flow formula is known while considering the density of the fluid, discharge, and the power required to maintain the flow and is represented as hf = (P*1000)/(ρFluid*[g]*Q) or Head loss due to friction = (Power*1000)/(Density of Fluid*[g]*Discharge). Power is the amount of energy liberated per second in a device, Density of Fluid is defined as the mass of fluid per unit volume of the said fluid & Discharge is the rate of flow of a liquid.
How to calculate Head loss due to friction for power required and discharge in turbulent flow?
The Head loss due to friction for power required and discharge in turbulent flow formula is known while considering the density of the fluid, discharge, and the power required to maintain the flow is calculated using Head loss due to friction = (Power*1000)/(Density of Fluid*[g]*Discharge). To calculate Head loss due to friction for power required and discharge in turbulent flow, you need Power (P), Density of Fluid Fluid) & Discharge (Q). With our tool, you need to enter the respective value for Power, Density of Fluid & Discharge and hit the calculate button. You can also select the units (if any) for Input(s) and the Output as well. Let Others Know