46 foot-pounds of energyAugust 6 2012 at 2:47 PM
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not pounds of force. Steve gave 46 foot-pounds as an example of the energy needed for compressing 7.1 cubic inches of swept volume to 3000 psi.
The same amount of energy as raising a 1 pound weight 46 feet, a 46 pound weight 1 foot, or accelerating a 14.3 grain pellet to 1200 fps.
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