Articles Posted in the " Strengths of Materials " Category

  • SALIENT FEATURES OF SPRINGS CLASS NOTES FOR MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

    SALIENT FEATURES OF SPRINGS CLASS NOTES FOR MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

      SALIENT FEATURES OF SPRINGS CLASS NOTES FOR MECHANICAL ENGINEERING Spring is an important part in almost every machinery. These springs perform different functions in different applications. These absorb shocks in vehicles running on uneven roads. These store energy in toys and circuit breakers. These give cushion effect in vehicles. Springs are of different types […]


  • BENDING & AXIAL LOADING COMBINED MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS (MCQ) WITH ANSWERS

    BENDING & AXIAL LOADING COMBINED MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS (MCQ) WITH ANSWERS

    BENDING & AXIAL LOADING COMBINED MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS (MCQ) WITH ANSWERS  MCQ increases understanding and clarity. Bending and axial loading is equivalent to eccentric loading. Complex stresses produce under bending and axial loading co-exist. These complex stresses reduce to simple stresses. After that complete the design. Fig. Axial & Bending loading Combined (P+M) Fig. Eccentric […]


  • SHEAR STRESSES IN BEAMS MULTIPLE  CHOICE QUESTIONS (MCQ) WITH ANSWERS

    SHEAR STRESSES IN BEAMS MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS (MCQ) WITH ANSWERS

    SHEAR STRESSES IN BEAMS MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS (MCQ) WITH ANSWERS  MCQ on shear stresses greatly improves clarity of the topic. Further, it will be helpful in the design of beams. Shear stress is maximum at the centroidal axis and zero at the extreme fibers.   Fig. Shear stress distribution in typical sections Fig. Variation of […]


  • STRENGTH OF MATERIALS INTRODUCTION CLASS NOTES FOR MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

    STRENGTH OF MATERIALS INTRODUCTION CLASS NOTES FOR MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

    STRENGTH OF MATERIALS  INTRODUCTION CLASS NOTES FOR MECHANICAL ENGINEERING Strength of materials tells which materials are strong in tension/compression/ bending /torsion/buckling. Hence depending upon the application, one can select the material for that application. Application includes chair, table, rod, shaft or any item one can think of. The selection is possible after performing tests under […]


  • CASTIGLIANO’S THEOREMS CLASS NOTES FOR MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

    CASTIGLIANO’S THEOREMS CLASS NOTES FOR MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

    CASTIGLIANO’S  THEOREMS CLASS NOTES FOR MECHANICAL ENGINEERING Castiglioni’s Method This method deals with displacements with respect to strain energy. Strain energy is also called potential energy. It is also named as Internal energy. Deflection is found using strain energy. Strain energy is recoverable as mechanical energy. Displacement in Castilian’s method means Extension under an axial tensile […]


  • FATIGUE CLASS NOTES FOR MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

    FATIGUE CLASS NOTES FOR MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

      FATIGUE CLASS NOTES FOR MECHANICAL ENGINEERING It is the failure of material under reversal of stress. Fatigue reduces the strength of a material. Notable Fatigue Failures Versailles train disaster The 1862 Hartley Colliery Disaster De Havilland Comet crash Alexander L. Kierland oil platform capsizing The 1919 Great Molasses Flood The 1948 Northwest Airlines Flight […]


  • FATIGUE MECHANICAL LIFE DESIGN-A REVIEW CLASS NOTES

    FATIGUE MECHANICAL LIFE DESIGN-A REVIEW CLASS NOTES

        https://www.mesubjects.net/wp-admin/post.php?post=2271&action=edit    Q.A. Slope Deflection https://www.mesubjects.net/wp-admin/post.php?post=7644&action=edit     Laminated springs FATIGUE MECHANICAL LIFE DESIGN-A REVIEW CLASS NOTES  Abstract Fatigue is due to cyclic loading and unloading of one kind or the other. It is due to the presence of discontinuities in the material. Mostly fatigue failure is progressive and plastic in nature. It is […]


  • SLOPE AND DEFLECTION CLASS NOTES FOR MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

    SLOPE AND DEFLECTION CLASS NOTES FOR MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

    SLOPE AND DEFLECTION CLASS NOTES FOR MECHANICAL ENGINEERING   SLOPE   It is angular shift at any point of the beam between no load condition and loaded beam. Its value is different at different points on the length of the beam. It is represented by dy/dx or θ. Its units are radians. There is a […]


  • QUESTION BANK SIMPLE AND PRINCIPAL STRESSES CLASS NOTES

    QUESTION BANK SIMPLE AND PRINCIPAL STRESSES CLASS NOTES

      QUESTION BANK SIMPLE AND PRINCIPAL STRESSES  CLASS NOTES Question bank help to revise and have better clarity and understanding of the subject. It helps in various competitive and other examinations. It increases lot of confidence. Practical problems are easily handled. Finally it helps in the design. SIMPLE STRESSES AND SIMPLE STRAINS Determine the diameter […]


  • SOM PTU QUESTION PAPER SOLUTION CLASS NOTES

    SOM PTU QUESTION PAPER SOLUTION CLASS NOTES

    SOM PTU QUESTION PAPER SOLUTION CLASS NOTES PTU SOM Question answers improves clarity of the subject. It also increases the confidence in handling practical problems. It helps in the selection of material for a certain application. It is the ultimate aim of the subject. 2-5 marks question answers Q1 (a). What is slenderness ratio? State […]