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DESIGN CALCULATIONS

PRESSURE CALCULATIONS
Suzuki GS 150 R specifications 4-stroke SOHC

Engine type : air cooled Bore ( )

Displacement =149.5CC Maximum power = 13.8bhp @8500rpm Maximum torque = 13.4Nm @ 6000 rpm Compression ratio =9.35/1 Density of petrol = 0.00073722 kg/cm3 = 0.00000073722 kg/mm3

T = 60F =288.855K =15.550C Mass = density m = 0.00000073722 m = 0.11kg molecularcut for petrol 144.2285 g/mole PV = mRT P= P = 15454538.533 j/m3 = n/m2 P =15.454 N/mm2 Mean effective pressure

Thickness of piston head th = √ at = 317Mpa th = √ th = √ = 5.454N/mm2 Bore or outside diameter of piston = 57mm 1.45mm Considering heat transfer th =( ( ) or ) heat conductivity force = 174.75w/m/0c Tc-Te = 750c H = C HCV m B.= = 1.12 Indicated power IP = Brake power BP = Mechanical efficiency PISTON Material: aluminum alloy A360 Temperature at the center of piston head Tc = 2600c to 2900c Temperature at the edge of piston head Te = 1850c to 2150c Maximum gas pressure p = 15.P(in KW) C = constant = 0.05 .

9mm nr = no of rings = 3 .11 H = 258. Piston rings Radial thickness t1 = D t1 = 57 = pressure of the gas on the cylinder wall = 0.5 th =( ) th = 258.56 = 0.042N/mm2 = allowable bending(tensile stress) for cast iron rings = 110Mpa t1 = 57 t1 = 1.HCV = 47 103KJ/kg for petrol m = mass of fuel for brake power per second BP = brake power H = C HCV H = 0.93mm axial thickness t2 = D/10nr = 57/10 3 = 1.00157m th = 1.05 47 103 0.57mm th = 5.45mm 2.5/(12.

989mm 4.33+4.03 57+2.e) distance between ring grooves b2 = t2 = 1.9mm the gap between the free ends of the ring = 3.6N/mm2 Bearing pressure pb = 1. Piston barrel t3 = 0.33mm t3 = 0.5 b = radial depth of piston ring b = t1 +0.5t to 4t = 7.454 P = 30414.54mm The piston wall thickness towards the open end t4 = 0.5 t3 = 8.54mm with of other land (i.488611 R = bearing pressure R = pb D l 572)/4 l = length of the piston skirt in mm l =45.5N/mm2 . Piston skirt Maximum gas load on the piston P = p πD2/4 = (15.72mm 3.35t3 = 2.2th b1 = 1.88611N Maximum side thrust on the cylinder R = p/10 = 3941.4 = 2.2 =6.width of the top land b1= 1.03D + b +4.

65mm load on the piston due to gas pressure = 39414.6 + 9.88611 57)/8 M = 280831.02D to 0.36mm Inner diameter of piston pin di = 0.6d0 = 9.88611N p =bearing pressure bearing area p = pb1 d0 l1 l1 = 25.5 + 6.04D = 2.45D = 25.5mm L = 45.54 = 61. Piston pin .04D above The center of skirt = 0.06 Z = /32[(d0)4 – (dc)4/d0] = .21mm Maximum bending moment at the center of pin M = P.material heat treated alloy steel Center of piston pin should be 0.D/8 = (39414.64mm 5.28mm above center of skirt Tensile strength = 710 to 910Mpa Length of the pin in the connecting rod bushing l1 = 0.Total length of the piston L = length of the skirt length of ring section + top land Length of ring section = 5 b2 or t2 = 9.65mm pb1 = 50 – 100Mpa for bronze pb1 = 100Mpa d0 = p/pb1 l1 = 15.

= Z = 2478.5d0 = 23.04mm .3 This is less then the allowable value 140mpa for heat treated alloy steel The mean diameter of the piston losses = 1.48 Allowable bending stress σb = M/Z = 113.