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Hydraulic Clutch: Definition, Components, Working Principle, Advantages, Disadvantages, and Applications [PDF]

Hello readers, welcome to another chapter of Clutch. Today in this paper we will study the overview of a Hydraulic Clutch, and see parts, principles, advantages, disadvantages, and the most important part, applications of hydraulic clutches. Definition of a Hydraulic Clutch: The hydraulic clutch is the important category of a multi-plate clutch. It is mainly […]

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Centrifugal Clutch: Definition, Parts, Working Principle, Advantages, Disadvantages, and Applications [PDF]

Hello Readers! Today our discussion topic is on Centrifugal Clutch. This paper is divided into several subheadings i.e. definition, working principle, components, advantages, disadvantages along with applications of a centrifugal clutch. And the most important part, you can find the PDF downloadable link of this whole paper at the bottom of this article! Definition of […]

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Die (Manufacturing): Definition, Types, Components, Materials, and Die Making Process [PDF]

This paper on Die (Manufacturing) consists of an overview of the basic die. How it makes, Types of dies, die materials. Also, you can download the PDF version of this paper for free, the link is at the bottom of this article. Definition of Die Die is a kind of solid or hollow metal of […]

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Types of Gauges in Metrology [PDF]

Metrology is a significant department of Mechanical engineering that deals with the measurement of a workpiece. Metrology is oftentimes called the science of measurement that depends upon two significant factors. The factors are time and quantity, which has to be measured by an engineer in order to ensure the precision of a workpiece. Every material […]

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Molding Sand: Types and Properties [PDF]

The forthcoming assessment is critically based on the types of molding sand and its properties. Molding sands are usually compressed or heated as well as moistened by engineers to induce a specific shape. The sand also termed as Foundry Sand as it is used in the casting process. The sand casting process is generally used […]

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Rolling Process: Definition, Working, Application, Defects, Type of Rolling Mills [PDF]

Rolling is the deformation process of a metal that is widely used in the metal forming process. It is done by passing the strip of the metal between the rollers. This paper discussion will be made about the rolling process, the working principle of the rolling process along with that the working principle of the […]

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Cam and Follower: Definition, Types, Working Principle, and Applications [PDF]

In mechanical engineering, engineers often use a higher pair links mechanism that is renowned as Cam and Follower Mechanism. This pair of higher links are used to move links spontaneously or periodically. Although, cam and follower mechanisms are also used by engineers for ensuring zero or minimum degree of error. The device that is known […]

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Dial Indicator: Construction, Types, Working Principle, Applications, Advantages, and Disadvantages [PDF]

The Dial Indicator is a mechanical device that consists of pinions, gears or levers. By the means of a dial indicator precision of a workpiece can be measured by an engineer. Although it is working as a comparator also (Baxterand Meijer, 2017). Construction of a Dial Indicator: Construction of a Dial indicator changes regarding their […]

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Loeffler Boiler: Definition, Parts, Working, Advantages, Disadvantages, and Applications [With PDF]

Loeffler is another example of a water tube boiler. This is a high-pressure boiler which is up to 100 bar. I have also explained other water tube boilers such as Benson, Lamont, Babcock and Wilcox Boiler. Today we will study Loeffler's boiler definition, Parts or construction, Working principle, Advantages, Disadvantages, and Application. So let's start […]

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Sigma Comparator: Construction, Working Principle, Applications, Advantages, and Disadvantages [PDF]

A comparator works on the relative dimension, which means it can measure the difference between basic dimensions with the actual dimension. Sigma comparator is one type of mechanical comparator developed by the Sigma Instrument Company, USA. Construction of Sigma Comparator: A Sigma Comparator is constructed by the following components, and those are: Plunger Knife Edge […]

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