Code No: RR412205

Set No. 1

IV B.Tech I Semester Supplementary Examinations, February 2007 HYDRAULIC AND PNEUMATIC CONTROL SYSTEMS (Instrumentation & Control Engineering) Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80 Answer any FIVE Questions All Questions carry equal marks ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ 1. (a) What is direction control valve? Explain its importance in hydraulic systems. (b) What is Non return valve? Explain. 2. What is positive and non - positive displacement pump Explain? 3. Explain the following in detail with an example. (a) Compressibility in hydraulic system (b) Viscous damping. [8] [8] [8+8] [16]

4. State the merits and demerits of various valve elements in a valve control system. [16] 5. What are basic Electrical devices used in Electro hydraulic control systems. Discuss. [16] 6. Describe the role of intensifier in a hydraulic system and enlist various applications. [16] 7. Write a short note on following. (a) Double acting actuators (b) Position Control 8. Describe general problems in Hydraulic systems discuss briefly. ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ [8] [8] [16]

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Code No: RR412205

Set No. 2

IV B.Tech I Semester Supplementary Examinations, February 2007 HYDRAULIC AND PNEUMATIC CONTROL SYSTEMS (Instrumentation & Control Engineering) Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80 Answer any FIVE Questions All Questions carry equal marks ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ 1. Discuss the physical properties of seals, which affect the hydraulic systems. [16]

2. (a) Discuss the role of symbols used in Hydraulic a pneumatic circuit design. (b) Draw symbols and explain functions of following elements i. ii. iii. iv. Vacuum pump Restriction Electric motor Tow position valve

[8+8]

3. Explain Transmission of fluid power through various types of cylinders with an example. [16] 4. What is speed control? Explain flow through a single speed control valve with neat sketch. [16] 5. (a) Discuss the scope of electro pneumatic in modern industries. (b) Discuss the construction of electromagnet. [8] [8]

6. Draw pressure intensifier circuit and explain the need of intensifier in hydraulic and pneumatic systems. [16] 7. Explain the following. (a) Pump stroke mechanisms (b) Metering valve 8. What is servo control system? Discuss types. ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ [8] [8] [16]

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Code No: RR412205

Set No. 3

IV B.Tech I Semester Supplementary Examinations, February 2007 HYDRAULIC AND PNEUMATIC CONTROL SYSTEMS (Instrumentation & Control Engineering) Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80 Answer any FIVE Questions All Questions carry equal marks ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ 1. (a) Give Constructional details of rotary actuators along with symbols (b) What are the applications of actuators? 2. What is positive and non - positive displacement pump Explain? 3. Write short notes on: (a) Component effectiveness (b) Viscous damping (c) Inertia loading (d) Breakage. 4. Write a short note on the following. (a) Speed control valve (b) Pressure compensation valve (c) Direction control valve (d) Flow control valve. 5. Draw a pneumatic sequencing circuit and explain the operations. [4] [4] [4] [4] [16] [4] [4] [4] [4] [10+6] [16]

6. Explain how an accumulator can be used as an emergency source of power in hydraulic system. [16] 7. Explain power and moment characteristic curves for a variable pump - motor combination. [16] 8. Enlist important problems and remedial measures in a pneumatic system. ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ [16]

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Code No: RR412205

Set No. 4

IV B.Tech I Semester Supplementary Examinations, February 2007 HYDRAULIC AND PNEUMATIC CONTROL SYSTEMS (Instrumentation & Control Engineering) Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80 Answer any FIVE Questions All Questions carry equal marks ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ 1. (a) How could you differentiate hydraulic and pneumatic systems? (b) What is the function of pump? Explain with neat sketch. [8+8]

2. Draw single acting and double acting control system circuits with ANSI symbols and explain the same. [16] 3. Write short notes on: (a) Component effectiveness (b) Viscous damping (c) Inertia loading (d) Breakage. [4] [4] [4] [4]

4. What is meant by 5/3 direction control valve and explain the main functions of direction control valves. [16] 5. (a) Enlist applications of sequence circuits in pneumatic systems. (b) Draw a Hydraulic sequencing circuit and explain? 6. What is an intensifier? Give its constructional details and explain. 7. Explain the following. (a) Pressure Control (b) Position Control using metering valve. 8. Discuss the reasons for failure of Hydraulic and pneumatic systems. ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ [8] [8] [16] [8] [8] [16]

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