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How much actual disk space after formatting?

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I am trying to figure out how much disk space is available after formatting, is there a set formula I can use to figure this out.  

example:  In Windows although I have a 250GB hard drive, Windows only reports 232GB

How much actual usable space will be on a hard drive array of 1.7TB?  
(using a scsi drive cage 14 drives 146.8GB each -  what will I have as usable disk space?  How do I calculate to include the hot swappable spare and parity of the raid5?
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