Facilities

  1. Laboratories
  2. Department Library

1.Laboratories

 

AUTOMOTIVE COMPONENTS LABORATORY

Course objectives:

  • To train the Students to know the details of different components, dismantle and assembling them.

Course outcomes:

  • Ability to dismantle and assemble the automobile components

List of Major equipment

  • Multi Cylinder Petrol Engine
  • Multi Cylinder Diesel Engine
  • Petrol and Diesel fuel systems
  • Heavy duty vehicle chassis frame
  • Light duty vehicle chassis frame
  • Front axle
  • Rear axle
  • Differential
  • Clutch and Gear box (light duty, heavy duty)
  • Steering systems with different gearboxes

FLUID MECHANICS AND MACHINERY LABORATORY

Course objectives:

  • Upon Completion of this subject, the students can able to have hands on experience in flow measurements using different devices and also perform calculation related to losses in pipes and also perform characteristic study of pumps, turbines etc.

Course outcomes:

  • Ability to use the measurement equipments for flow measurement
  • Ability to do performance trust on different fluid machinery

List of Major equipment

  • Orifice meter setup
  • Venturi meter setup
  • Rotameter setup
  • Pipe Flow analysis setup
  • Centrifugal pump/submergible pump setup
  • Reciprocating pump setup
  • Gear pump setup
  • Pelton wheel setup
  • Francis turbine setup
  • Kaplan turbine setup

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY LABORATORY

Course objectives:

  • Demonstration and study of the various machines. The Main emphasis will be on a complete understanding of the machine capabilities and processes.

Course outcomes:

  • Ability to use different machine tools to manufacturing gears.
  • Ability to use different machine tools for finishing operations
  • Ability to manufacture tools using cutter grinder
  • Develop CNC part programming

List of Major equipment

  • Lathe
  • Drilling Machine
  • Milling Machine
  • Planning Machine
  • Shaping Machine

STRENGTH OF MATERIALS LABORATORY

Course objectives:

  • To supplement the theoretical knowledge gained in Mechanics of Solids with practical testing for determining the strength of materials under externally applied loads. This would enable the student to have a clear understanding of the design for strength and stiffness.

Course outcomes:

  • Ability to perform different destructive testing
  • Ability to characteristic materials

List of Major equipment

  • Universal Tensile Testing machine with double
  • Torsion Testing Machine (60 NM Capacity)
  • Impact Testing Machine (300 J Capacity)
  • Brinell Hardness Testing Machine
  • Rockwell Hardness Testing Machine
  • Spring Testing Machine for tensile and compressive loads (2500 N)
  • Metallurgical Microscopes
  • Muffle Furnace (800 C)

AUTOMOTIVE ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS LABORATORY

Course objectives:

  • To introduce the testing procedure for electrical and electronics system in automobile.

Course outcomes:

  • Ability to rectify and faults in electrical and electronics systems and maintain the same.

List of Major equipment

  • Battery
  • Starter motor
  • Regulator
  • Distributor
  • Ignition coil
  • Spark plug
  • Auto electrical wiring system

AUTOMOTIVE FUELS AND LUBRICANTS LABORATORY

Course objectives:

  • To study the characteristics of the fuels and Lubricants used in automobile

Course outcomes:

  • Ability to characteristic and chase the fuels and Lubricants for the automobiles.

List of Major Softwares

  • Flash and fire point apparatus (for petrol)
  • Aniline point Apparatus
  • AM &FM modulation
  • Reid vapor pressure test Apparatus
  • Bomb and Gas Calorimeters
  • Carbon Residue Test Apparatus
  • Copper Strip Corrosion Test Apparatus
  • Cloud and Pour point Apparatus
  • Redwood Viscometer
  • Saybolt Viscometer
  • ASTM distillation test Apparatus
  • Ash content Test Apparatus
  • Drop point and penetration Apparatus for grease

TWO AND THREE WHEELERS LABORATORY

Course objectives:

  • To train the students to conduct performance test on two and three wheelers
  • To train the students to dismantle and assemble the gear box, steering system etc.,

Course outcomes:

  • Ability to assemble the engine components and conduct performance test on two and three wheelers.

List of Major equipment

  • Two wheeler chassis dynamometer
  • Coil spring test rig
  • Chain tension test rig
  • Shock absorber test rig
  • Two-wheeler gearbox
  • Two-wheeler clutch
  • Three-wheeler brake assembly
  • Three-wheeler steering assembly
  • Three-wheeler gear box

COMPUTER AIDED ENGINE AND CHASSIS DESIGN LABORATORY

Course objectives:

  • To famiarise the students to use modeling software to model engine components and chassis design

Course outcomes:

  • Ability to use the drafty and modeling software for automobile components design

List of Major softwares

  • Pro-E
  • Auto Cad

ENGINE PERFORMANCE AND EMISSION TESTING LABORATORY

Course objectives:

  • To conduct performance test and emission test on the IC engines.

Course outcomes:

  • Ability to control the emission and use of different equipments to conduct performance test

List of Major equipment

  • Hydraulic dynamometer
  • Eddy current dynamometer
  • Electrical dynamometer
  • Single cylinder two stroke cut section engine
  • Single cylinder four stroke cut section engine
  • Two-wheeler engine test rig.
  • Automotive multicylinder SI engine test rig with heat balance arrangement.
  • Automotive multicylinder CI engine test rig with heat balance arrangement
  • Emission Measuring Instruments for Petrol & Diesel Engines
  • Piezo-electric pick up, Charge Amplifier, Angle Encoder and PC

VEHICLE MAINTENANCE LABORATORY

Course objectives:

  • To train the structures in identifying the fault and rectification.

Course outcomes:

  • Ability to identify the faults and knowledge on maintenance

List of Major equipment

  • Cylinder compression pressure gauge
  • Vacuum gauge
  • Spark plug cleaner and tester
  • Cam angle and rpm tester
  • Tachometer
  • Wheel alignment apparatus
  • Tyre remover
  • Head light alignment gauge
  • Cylinder reboring machine
  • Valve grinding machine
  • Valve lapping machine

Library:

No. of Text Book

320

No. of Journals

10

No. of Project Submitted by the Students

177

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