CE8381 Strength of Materials and Fluid Mechanics and Machinery Laboratory

CE8381 Strength of Materials and Fluid Mechanics and Machinery Laboratory
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STRENGTH OF MATERIALS

LIST OF EXPERIMENTS

  1. Tension test on a mild steel rod
  2. Double shear test on Mild steel and Aluminium rods
  3. Torsion test on mild steel rod
  4. Impact test on metal specimen
  5. Hardness test on metals - Brinnell and Rockwell Hardness Number
  6. Deflection test on beams
  7. Compression test on helical springs
  8. Strain Measurement using Rosette strain gauge
  9. Effect of hardening- Improvement in hardness and impact resistance of steels.
  10. Tempering- Improvement Mechanical properties Comparison
    (i) Unhardened specimen
    (ii) Quenched Specimen and
    (iii) Quenched and tempered specimen.
  11. Microscopic Examination of
    (i) Hardened samples and
    (ii) Hardened and tempered samples.

OUTCOME

  • Ability to perform Tension, Torsion, Hardness, Compression, and Deformation test on Solid
    materials.

LIST OF EQUIPMENT FOR BATCH OF 30 STUDENTS

S.No NAME OF THE EQUIPMENT Qty
1. Universal Tensile Testing machine with double 1 shear attachment – 40 Ton Capacity 1
2. Torsion Testing Machine (60 NM Capacity) 1
3. Impact Testing Machine (300 J Capacity) 1
4. Brinell Hardness Testing Machine 1
5. Rockwell Hardness Testing Machine 1
6. Spring Testing Machine for tensile and compressive loads (2500 N) 1
7. Metallurgical Microscopes 3
8. Muffle Furnace (800 C) 1

FLUID MECHANICS AND MACHINES LABORATORY

LIST OF EXPERIMENTS

  1. Determination of the Coefficient of discharge of given Orifice meter.
  2. Determination of the Coefficient of discharge of given Venturi meter.
  3. Calculation of the rate of flow using Rota meter.
  4. Determination of friction factor for a given set of pipes.
  5. Conducting experiments and drawing the characteristic curves of centrifugal pump/
    submergible pump
  6. Conducting experiments and drawing the characteristic curves of reciprocating pump.
  7. Conducting experiments and drawing the characteristic curves of Gear pump.
  8. Conducting experiments and drawing the characteristic curves of Pelton wheel.
  9. Conducting experiments and drawing the characteristics curves of Francis turbine.
  10. Conducting experiments and drawing the characteristic curves of Kaplan turbine.

OUTCOMES

Upon completion of this course, the students will be able to:

  • Perform Tension, Torsion, Hardness, Compression, and Deformation test on Solid materials.
  • Use the measurement equipments for flow measurement.
  • Perform test on different fluid machinery.

LIST OF EQUIPMENT FOR A BATCH OF 30 STUDENTS

S.No NAME OF THE EQUIPMENT Qty
1. Orifice meter setup 1
2. Venturi meter setup 1
3. Rotameter setup 1
4. Pipe Flow analysis setup 1
5. Centrifugal pump/submergible pump setup 1
6. Reciprocating pump setup 1
7. Gear pump setup 1
8. Pelton wheel setup 1
9. Francis turbine setup 1
10. Kaplan turbine setup 1