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Old 23-01-2010, 16:49   #1
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Converting Knots and GPH to MPG?

Anyone have an easy formula or plug in tool?

8 knots at 3GPH = xmpg
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Old 23-01-2010, 17:03   #2
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If 8 knots is your speed, then 8 x 1.15= 9.20mph

9.20 miles divide by 3 = 3.7 mpg

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Correct except your final number should be 3.07 mpg

mpg = 1.15 x knots / GPH
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Correct except your final number should be 3.07 mpg

mpg = 1.15 x knots / GPH
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If you're working in knots to start with, why convert to statute miles? Why not just stay with nautical miles?
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2.66 nmpg, then.
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