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If we want to calculate how many Mechanical Horsepower are 296 Kilowatts we have to multiply 296 by 100000000000000 and divide the product by 74569987158227. So for 296 we have: (296 × 100000000000000) ÷ 74569987158227 = 2.96E+16 ÷ 74569987158227 = 396.94253852013 Mechanical Horsepower
So finally 296 kw = 396.94253852013 imperial hp