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IK Mechanical Experiments and Workshop Practice: 2016 Edition

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IK Mechanical Experiments and Workshop Practice: 2016 Edition

The book is meant for first year BE/B.Tech. students and addresses the course curriculum in Mechanical Experiments and Workshop Practice. The book explains theory and methodology of performing experiments about: 
• Mechanics
• Strength of Materials
• Materials Science

The book also includes:
• IC Engines
• Steam Engines
• Boilers
• Steam Turbines
• Water Turbines and Pumps

Manufacturing processes and workshop experiments are included in workshop practice which cover:
• Machining
• Welding
• Metal forming
• Casting
• Carpentry and Plumbing
Key Features:
• It provides a large number of diagrams for easy understanding of tools and equipment.
• A large number of viva and objective type questions are also given.

The concepts and principles of working of various common mechanical machinery such as bi-cycle, motorcycle, lift, escalator, hovercraft, aircraft, helicopter, jet engine and rocket have been explained. Similarly the constructional details and principles of working of commonly used household appliances such as desert cooler, air conditioner, refrigerator, washing machine, ceiling fan, tubelight and iron box have been included.


1. Tensile Test 2. Compression Test 3. Bending Strength Test 4. Ultimate Shear Strength 5. Brinell Hardness Test 6. Rockwell Hardness Test 7. Impact Test 8. Belt and Pulley Experiment 9. Determination of Moment of Inertia of Flywheel 10. Experiment on Trusses 11. Inclined Plane 12. Fatigue Testing 13. Torsion of Rod 14. Deflection of Beam 15. Worm and Worm Wheel for Load Lifting 16. Screw Jack 17. Verification of the Law of Triangle of Forces 18. Verification of the Law of Parallelogram of Forces 19. Spring Testing 20. Creep Test 21. Column Buckling Test 22. Gear Train 23. Four-Bar Chain 24. Single Slider Crank Chain 25. Four-Stroke IC Engine 26. Two-Stroke IC Engine 27. Fiat Petrol Engine 28. Lancashire Boiler 29. Babcock & Wilcox Boiler 30. Locomotive Boiler 31. Simple Steam Engine 32. Compound Steam Engine 33. Steam Turbine 34. Vapour Compression Refrigeration System 35. Window Air-conditioner 36. Desert Cooler 37. Centrifugal Pump 38. Pelton Wheel / Turbine 39. Francis Turbine 40. Kaplan Turbine 41. Ship’s Propeller 42. Pyrometers 43. Diamond Polishing Machine 44. Metallurgical Microscope 45. Heat Treatment 46. Bicycle 47. Motorcycle 48. Zip Fastener 49. Lift (Elevator) 50. Escalator 51. Aircraft 52. Rocket 53. Hovercraft 54. Helicopter 55. Washing Machine 56. Shock Absorber 57. Clutch 58. Brake 59. Concrete Mixer 60. Gyroscope 61. Conveyer 62. Carpentry 63. Simple Planing by Jack Plane 64. Half Lap Corner Joint in Carpentry 65. Mortice and Tenon Joint in Carpentry 66. Middle Lap Joint in Carpentry 67. Cross Lap Joint in Carpentry 68. Dovetail Joint in Carpentry 69. Wood Turning Lathe 70. Band Saw, Circular Saw and Surfacer 71. Benchwork and Fitting 72. Square Joint in Fitting 73. Male and Female V-Shape Joint in Fitting 74. Dovetail Joint in Fitting 75. Drilling and Tapping 76. Blacksmithy 77. Forging a Square Rod from a Round Rod 78. Nail Making by Forging 79. Making a Hook by Forging 80. Gas Welding 81. Gas Welding Practice: Butt Joint 82. Arc Welding 83. Butt Joint by Arc Welding 84. Double V–Butt Joint by Arc Welding 85. Lap Joint by Arc Welding 86. T-Fillet Joint by Arc Welding 87. Corner or L-Joint by Arc Welding 88. Resistance Welding 89. Sheet Metal Work 90. Cylindrical Container by Sheet Metal Work 91. Making a Tray by Sheet Metal Work 92. Cone Making by Sheet Metal Work 93. Tools and Operations of Foundry 94. Pattern Making for Foundry 95. Moulding Sand for Foundry 96. Mould Cavity Making from a Gear Pattern 97. Lathe Machine 98. Turning, Facing and Chamfering by Lathe 99. Taper Turning on Lathe 100. Thread Cutting on Lathe 101. Painting 102. Plumbing 103. Threaded Fasteners 104. Fluorescent Tube 105. Ceiling Fan 106. Automatic Iron Box 107. Valves and Cocks to Control Fluids 108. Fire Extinguishers 109. Cement, Concrete and Masonry 110. Electric Earthling 111. Viva Questions and Answers 112. Objective Type Questions and Answers Index.


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Brand / Publisher IK International
Return Policy 30 Days
Book Type Reference Books
Edition 2016
ISBN 9789380026756
Author G S Sawhney
Language English
Specialization Mechanics
Subject Engineering
Pages 384
Binding Paperback


Brand Information

I. K. International Publishing House is recognized as one of the leading and most enduring names in the world of International education and professional STM publishers. They have championed developments in the industry and played an integral role in the evolution of the STM Textbooks, Monographs, edited books & Journals in Subject Areas: Life Sciences, Earth Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Engineering and Technology, Management, Economics, Finance & Medicine for Students, Researchers and Practitioners.

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