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Old 10-10-2004, 10:11 PM
Mower Mike Mower Mike is offline
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What does it stand for (FPM)

I have searched this site and search engines. I want to know what FPM stands for. It is used in reference to blade tip speed, but what does it stand for??? F=? P=? M=?.
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Old 10-10-2004, 10:14 PM
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Feet Per Minute?
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Old 10-10-2004, 10:14 PM
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I believe it is feet per minute
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Old 10-10-2004, 10:20 PM
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Alrighty then

Thanks, it was driving me crazy.
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Old 10-11-2004, 03:27 AM
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Feet per minute.

The formula is inches of blade length times 3.14 times RPM divided by 12.
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