Articles Posted in the " Thin Shell " Category

  • THIN SHELLS MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS (MCQ) WITH ANSWERS

    THIN SHELLS MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS (MCQ) WITH ANSWERS

    THIN SHELLS MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS (MCQ) WITH ANSWERS   MCQ on thin shells are extremely important to understand in a better way. Stresses in a thin shell are uniform. Stresses do not vary along the thickness of the vessel. Use of thin vessels is in most of the industries. Fig. Longitudinal Failure of a Thin […]


  • DESIGN OF THIN PRESSURE VESSELS  FOR MECHANICAL ENGINEERS

    DESIGN OF THIN PRESSURE VESSELS FOR MECHANICAL ENGINEERS

      DESIGN OF THIN PRESSURE VESSELS FOR MECHANICAL ENGINEERS Thin vessels are common to process industries. Examples of thin vessels are LPG cylinder, boiler and distillation column. Stresses are uniform in a thin shell. Radial stress is neglected as compared to hoop and longitudinal stresses. Most common material of construction is flange quality steel. These […]