IIT Kharagpur crop production technology syllabus
Theory and Design of Machine Elements
3 – 1 – 0 : 4 Credits Prerequsites: None
Design considerations in machine parts, Materials of construction, Factor of
safety, Fits and tolerances, Design of machine elements – shafts, couplings,
clutches, brakes, flywheel, belt drives, gear drives, chain drives. Rivetted
joints, Welded connections.
Design of cultivators, rotavator, thresher, sprayer.