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Assignment on

Brakes anD Dynamometers


Q1) Solve any two of the following
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Explain the term Self locking and self energizing brakes.


Write short note on Froude Hydraulic Dynamometer.
Write short note on Internal Expanding Brake.
Write short note on Prony Brake Dynamometer.
Write short note on Rope brake Dynamometer.
With help of neat sketch derive the equation for ratio of maximum and minimum
tension in Band and Block Brakes.

Q2) Solve any three of the following by changing value in given data and
mention it in solution.

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Assignment on

Cam & follower


Q1) Solve any two of the following.
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Explain with neat diagram terms used in Radial cams.


Write note on Pressure angle in cam.
Explain how cams are classified?
Why a Roller follower is preferred to that of Knife edged follower?

Q2) Solve any three of the following by changing value in given data and
mention it in solution.

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Gear train
Q1) Solve the following
1. Explain epicyclic gear train with its merits and demerits as compared to Reverted gear
train.
2. Explain with neat sketch Reverted gear train and compound gear train.

Q2) Solve any three of the following by changing value in given data and
mention it in solution.

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Assignment on

Governors
Q1) Solve any two of the following
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Prove the sensitiveness of a Proell Governor is greater than that of the Porter Governor.
Compare Watt Governor and Porter Governor.
Write Short note on Wilson Hartnell Governor.
Explain how Governor differs from Flywheel.
Explain Watt Governor with its limitations. What are effects of friction and of adding a
central weight to the sleeve of watt governor?
6. With the help of neat sketch derive equation for the equilibrium speed of proell
Governor.
7. Define and explain following terms relating to Governor
a) Sensitiveness.
C) Stability.
b) Isochronous.
D) Hunting.
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Q2) Solve any three of the following by changing value in given data and
mention it in solution.

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Assignment on

Gyroscope
Q1) Solve any two of the following.
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Derive the Equation of Gyroscopic couple on Naval Ship during pitching.


Explain with neat sketch Steering, Pitching and rolling related to naval ship.
Write short note on Ship stabilization with gyroscopic effect.
Derive an expression for gyroscopic couple and gyroscopic acceleration.
Explain the application of gyroscopic principles to aircraft.
Considering gyroscopic couple, derive the equation for stability of four wheel drive
moving in curved path.

Q2) Solve any three of the following by changing value in given data and
mention it in solution.

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Assignment on

CLUTCHES
Q1) Solve any Two:1. Find the relation for frictional torque acting on centrifugal clutch.
2. Classification of Clutches.
3. Which of the two assumptions, uniform intensity of pressure or Uniform
rate of wear would you make use of while designing friction clutch?
4. Difference between Plate clutch and Cone clutch.
5. Describe with neat sketch Centrifugal clutch and deduce an equation for
total torque transmitted.
6. Why Single Plate clutches are dry whereas multiplate clutches are wet?
7. With the help of neat sketch derive the equation for finding out mass of
shoes and size of shoes in case of centrifugal clutch.
8. Write short note on Cone clutch.
9. Prove that the frictional torque in case of cone clutch considering uniform
wear is given by,
T=1/2xw ( + )/sin
Q2) Solve any three of the following problems by changing given value and
mention it.