IIT Kharagpur crop production technology syllabus
Mechanism & Dynamics of Machinery
3 – 0 – 0 : 3 Credits Prerequsites: AG34001 Mechanism: Mechanisms and conversion of motion. Analysis and synthesis
of simple mechanisms.
Farm Machinery Mechanisms: Mechanisms used in crop production and
Friction Devices: Friction. Belt, rope and chain drives. Brakes and
Common mechanisms: Gearing. Tractor gear trains. Cams. Governors.
Balancing: Balancing of rotating and reciprocating parts. Flywheel.
Introduction to vibration in machines.