Terminal Velocity

Time at Start
s

Speed at Start 
m/s

Distance at Start
m

Time at End
s

Effective Frontal Area  (0.4 to 0.7 is typical).
m2

Drag Coefficient  (Use default value).
dimensionless

Air Density (or Air Density from Temperature, Barometric Pressure, and altitude).
kg/m3    
Sea Level   1.226
1500 Meters   1.056
3000 Meters   0.905

Weight of Rider and Bike.
kg

Coefficient of Rolling Resistance.
dimensionless
Wooden Track 0.001
Smooth Concrete 0.002
Asphalt Road 0.004
Rough but Paved Road 0.008

Slope.
Rise/Run(decimal)

Available Power
W 




 

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