Feb 04, 2013, 12:56 AM Registered User Japan, Nagasaki Prefecture, Sasebo Joined Dec 2011 1 Posts How is servo torque calculated Random question, I am buying a servo that has the specs listed below. If I just convert 10.6kg to oz's I get 373 oz. (that's not right). So how to you do it?? Torque At 6.0V: 10.6kg/cm , 142 oz/in
Feb 04, 2013, 01:44 AM
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 Originally Posted by divedoc70 Random question, I am buying a servo that has the specs listed below. If I just convert 10.6kg to oz's I get 373 oz. (that's not right). So how to you do it?? Torque At 6.0V: 10.6kg/cm , 142 oz/in
You got it close enough

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 Feb 04, 2013, 10:29 AM Fueled by Arabica Beans United States, NY, Syracuse Joined Oct 2008 3,389 Posts 373 oz divided by 2.54 cm/ in = 146.9 oz/in
 Feb 04, 2013, 08:52 PM Registered User United States, TX, Webster Joined Feb 2009 254 Posts Tower Hobbies has conversion calculator that will do the conversion for you. http://www.towerhobbies.com/help/convcalcs.html 5th row Ken
Feb 04, 2013, 09:31 PM
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 Originally Posted by greyflight390 Tower Hobbies has conversion calculator that will do the conversion for you. http://www.towerhobbies.com/help/convcalcs.html 5th row Ken
That's just kinda lazy for this one though. IMO everyone should know 2.54 cm per inch and 10 mm per cm... you can do a ton of conversions right off of that.