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IV B.Tech I Semester Supplementary Examinations, February 2007 CAD-CAM (Metallurgy & Material Technology) Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80 Answer any FIVE Questions All Questions carry equal marks ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ 1. (a) What are the basic reasons for introducing CAD? (b) What is engineering analysis? Explain it with the example a gear and shaft assembly. [8+8] 2. (a) Define Geometric model. Explain how a 3-D object is represented by a wire frame model. (b) Distinguish between 2-D and 3-D wire frame models. [10+6]

3. Describe with the help of neat sketches the major surface entities provided by CAD/CAM systems. [16] 4. What do you mean by primitive instancing? Explain CSG scheme for complex solid modeling objects representation. [16] 5. (a) Discuss the special features of Turning Centers when compared to conventional lathe (b) Discuss any FIVE motion statements used in APT Part Programming language. [6+10] 6. A group technology machine cell contains four machines. Machines 1 and 2 are identical and are used to feed machine 3, which is the key machine in the cell. The output of machine 3 feeds into machine 4. The cell is set up to produce a family of five parts (A,B,C,D and E). The operation times for each part at each machine are given in the following table. Operation time (min) Part Machine 1 & 2 Machine 3 Machine 4 A 4.0 15.0 10.0 B 15.0 18.0 7.0 C 26.0 20.0 15.0 D 15.0 20.0 10.0 E 8.0 16.0 10.0 The products are to be produced in the ratio 4:3:2:2:1 .If the hours worked per week are 35, determine how many of each product will be: made by the cell. What is the utilization of the key machine and the utilization of the cell? [16] 7. Discuss principles of material handling. Name and describe the five types of material handling devices. [16] 8. (a) Discuss the advantages of non-contact inspection techniques. 1 of 2

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IV B.Tech I Semester Supplementary Examinations, February 2007 CAD-CAM (Metallurgy & Material Technology) Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80 Answer any FIVE Questions All Questions carry equal marks ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ 1. Write a note on the output devices used in CAD system. [16]

2. (a) With suitable figures explain the difficulty in displaying holes and curved ends in wireframe modeling? (b) Briefly explain what a wireframe model is and give its advantages and disadvantages. [8+8] 3. Describe the parametric equations of an ellipsoid, and torus. [16]

4. What do you mean by primitive instancing? Explain CSG scheme for complex solid modeling objects representation. [16] 5. (a) Explain open loop system and closed loop system of numerical control. (b) Enumerate the advantages of Adaptive Control System when compared with CNC/DNC. [8+8] 6. (a) Discuss the benefits of Group technology. (b) What is group technology? Classify a component using any one type of coding system. [8+8] 7. Define FMS and describe under what circumstances can it be applied in manufacturing. Identify some of the advantages of a typical FMS. [16] 8. (a) What is computer integrated manufacturing? Explain. (b) Distinguish between Automation and Computer Integrated Manufacturing. (c) Explain briefly the scope of Computer Integrated Manufacturing. ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ [6+4+6]

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IV B.Tech I Semester Supplementary Examinations, February 2007 CAD-CAM (Metallurgy & Material Technology) Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80 Answer any FIVE Questions All Questions carry equal marks ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ 1. Define CAD? Explain the applications of computers in design process. [16]

2. Explain how cubic splines are used for fitting a curve through a number of data points. [16] 3. Develop the relationship between the position, tangent and twist vectors at the corner points of a Bezier surface patch and write the boundary condition and coefficient matrix. [16] 4. Discuss the most commonly used solid entities with the help of neat sketches.[16] 5. (a) Discuss the difficulties encountered in using conventional numerical control. (b) Enumerate the advantages of Computer Assisted Part Programming when compared to Manual Part Programming. [8+8] 6. (a) What are part families? What are the methods used for grouping of parts? (b) Explain the part design and manufacturing attributes giving examples. [8+8] 7. (a) What is meant by Mechanisation? Explain the difference between Mechanization and FMS? (b) What is meant by the term flexible automation? What are four reasons that market share can be increased because of manufacturing flexibility? Name three machines or production systems that provide product flexibility. [8+8] 8. (a) What is meant by MRP II? Explain the scope, application, advantages and limitation of MRP II implementation to a manufacturing firm. (b) Discuss the important effects likely to result from the application of computer aided quality control systems. [8+8] ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆

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IV B.Tech I Semester Supplementary Examinations, February 2007 CAD-CAM (Metallurgy & Material Technology) Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80 Answer any FIVE Questions All Questions carry equal marks ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ 1. With a suitable example, explain the various steps involved in design process? [16] 2. (a) Bring out the importance of three-dimensional geometry in CAD. (b) With a simple example explain the need for hidden line removal in wire frame modeling. [8+8] 3. Write the mathematical representation applications and limitations of the following surfaces. (a) Cylindrical (b) Ruled surface 4. Discuss the following for B - representation. (a) How to represent surface normals and neighbourhoods. (b) How to develop a classification algorithm. (c) How to combine classifications. 5. (a) Differentiate between i. Absolute and Incremental positioning system. ii. Fixed and Floating zero method. (b) Draw the block diagram of Adaptive Control System and explain briefly. [10] 6. (a) Discuss the benefits of Group technology. (b) What is group technology? Classify a component using any one type of coding system. [8+8] 7. (a) Discuss the applications of FMS. (b) Explain the different types of machines used in FMS workstations. [8+8] [6+5+5] [6] [8+8]

8. (a) Illustrate the various phases in a typical Shop Floor Control System with the help of a block diagram. (b) State the advantages of concurrent engineering over sequential engineering. [10+6] ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆

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