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Gear Trains: Definition and Types [With PDF]

When sometimes two or more gears are made to mess with each other to transmit power from one shaft to another such combination is called gear trains. Types of Gear trains: We have generally 4-types of gear trains, and those are: Simple Gear Train Compound Gear Trains Reverted gear Trains Epicyclic Gear Trains So let's […]

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Electronic Ignition System: Definition, Parts, Working, Applications, Advantages, and Disadvantages [With PDF]

Electronic Ignition System is developed to improve reliability, improve mileage and decrease emission. Today we will study the Definition, Main Parts, Working Principle, Application, Advantages, and Disadvantages. Note: You can download PDF of the whole document at the end of this article. After studying the Battery and Magneto Ignition system, This is another important type […]

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Casting Patterns: Functions, Material, Types, Allowances [With PDF]

A pattern is an essential tool for the Casting Process. It is used for molding a cavity in the molding sand mixture such that the formed cavity is looked the same as the casting product. The selection of material for pattern depends on different factors that include the number of casting, quality of casting and […]

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Cornish Boiler: Definition, Parts, Working, Advantages, Applications [with PDF]

Cornish Boiler is a fire tube boiler. After Cochran, Locomotive, Scotch marine boiler, a Cornish boiler is another type of fire tube boiler. This type of boiler works on very limited pressure which is up to 20 bar only. It has a long horizontal cylinder with a single large flue containing the fire. Today we […]

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Cutting Fluid: Definition, Purpose, Properties, Types, Applications, and Selection [With PDF]

Hello readers, this is Saswata again came with a new article named Cutting Fluid, in this article, I will discuss the Properties, Purposes, types, and Applications of a Coolant or cutting fluid. So let's dive into the article. What is Cutting Fluid? Cutting fluid also name as Coolant or lubricant is used for improving the […]

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Planer Machine: Definition, Parts, Working, Mechanism, Operations, Types, Specifications [With PDF]

A Planer machine is another machine tool after Lathe, Milling, Drilling, and Shaper Machine in Manufacturing. Today we will study the Definition, Parts, Working Principle, Mechanism, Operation, Types, and Specification of Planer Machine. So let's dive in. Note: You can download PDF easily at the end of the article. Planer Machine Definition: A planer is […]

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Just In Time Manufacturing: Definition, Concept, Advantages & Disadvantages [With PDF]

Definition of JIT: A corporate system that is designed to produce output within the minimum lead time and at the lowest total cost is the definition of Just In Time Manufacturing (JIT) and it is also known as just-in-time production or the Toyota Production System. Concept of Just In Time Manufacturing: Just in Time Manufacturing […]

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Cutting Tools: Types and Characteristic of Material [With PDF]

As we already know, to perform a certain operation we need different types of cutting tools. Cutting tools can be chosen according to the: Job Material Which type of operation you are going to perform It is used in metal cutting or forming to acquire the desired shape, size, surface finish. Types of Cutting Tools: […]

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Types of Mandrels and Rests Used in Lathe [With PDF]

As we all know, to perform a particular operation in any machine we need to use some attachments, mandrels and rests are one of them. The Mandrels and Rests both are generally used in Lathe machines to perform operations on cylindrical jobs. Mandrels are used for hollow cylindrical jobs, where rests are used for solid […]

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Chain Drives: Types, Application, Advantages, and Disadvantages [With PDF]

A chain drive is a Mechanically operating system where we used different types of chains to transmit the power or for movement of somethings. Generally, a chain drive is used where the distance between the power produced and where it to be transferred is less, however, this is not applicable for all. In some cases, […]

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