This textbook provides a basic understanding of Design Concepts of Machines and its Application in the field of engineering. Its broad topical coverage provides a thorough overview of the fundamentals of the subject. Includes topics on design procedure for I.C. Engine components like crank shaft, connecting rod, piston also includes topics on selection of materials, types of loads and failure theories related to loading conditions.
Topical coverage on Springs, Power Screws and Special Joints like Pipe, Cotter and Knuckle Joints.
Includes brief introduction on Computer Aided Design, Fracture Mechanics.
The formulae and the problems are solved with respect to Standard data books for easy understanding.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1. Fundamentals of Design
Chapter 2. Design for Static Strength
Chapter 3. Design for Fatigue Strength
Chapter 4. Mechanical Systems and Manufacturing Consideration in Design
Chapter 5. Design of Fasteners and Joints
Chapter 6. Design of Welded Joints
Chapter 7. Design of Riveted Joints
Chapter 8. Design of Shafts
Chapter 9. Design of Keys and Couplings
Chapter 10. Bearings
Chapter 11. Design of Internal Combustion Engine Components
Chapter 12. Design of Springs
Chapter 13. Power Screws
Chapter 14. Design of Pipe Joint, Cotter Joint and Knuckle Joint