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Mechanical Engineering

Department Laboratories

The Mechanical Engineering department has state of the art facilities and even takes up external consultancy work. The department has following laboratories.

  1. Fluid Mechanics Lab
  2. Hydraulic Machinery Lab
  3. CAD/CAM Lab
  4. Tech Computational Lab
  5. CNC & Robotic Lab
  6. Thermal Engineering Lab
  7. Heat & Mass Transfer Lab
  8. Mechanical Workshop
  9. Machine shop
  10. Metrology & Measurements Lab
  11. Model Lab
  12. Aeromodeling Lab
Lab 1: Fluid Mechanics Lab

The Objective of this laboratory is to demonstrate the basic principles of fluid mechanics by a set of experiments.

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Free & forced vortex apparatus

Heleshaw apparatus

Minor losses apparatus

Orificemeter

Verification of Bernoullis equation apparatus

Venturimeter

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Rectangular notch apparatus

Triangular notch apparatus

Metacentric height apparatus

Reynolds apparatus

Orifice & mouth piece apparatus

Pipe friction

Lab 2: Hydraulic Machinery Lab

This lab demonstrates the working of various turbines and pumps.

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Jet pump apparatus

Centrifugal Pump apparatus

Multi stage Centrifugal Pump apparatus

Francis Turbine

Pelton Wheel

Plunger Pump

Impact of Jet of vane

Gear oil Pump

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Hydraulic Ram

Reciprocating Pump

Wind Tunnel

Cut model of Centrifugal Pump

Cut model of Reciprocating Pump

Kaplan Turbine

Impeller of pump & turbine

 

Lab 3: CAD/CAM Lab

The objective of this lab is to teach the students few design & drafting software.

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AutoCAD 2013

UG NX 6.0

Ansys

Lab 4: M. Tech Computational Lab

This lab provides the M Tech students to carry out their research and to analyze and optimize various problems.

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GAMBIT

ICEMCED

ANSYS

FLUENT

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MATLAB

OPEN FORM

SCILAB

 

Lab 5: CNC & Robotic Lab
This lab demonstrates mass production scenario and gives insight to CNC & Robot Programming.
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CNC Lathe

Robot (Pick & Place)

Lab 6: Thermal Engineering Lab
It demonstrates the working of various engines and analyses its performance characteristics.
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Bomb Calorie meter

Single Cylinder Four Stroke Diesel Engine with Mechanical Rope Brake Dynamometer

Flash & Fire point apparatus

Viscosity of liquid fuels and oils testing apparatus (Redwoods viscometer)

Four cylinder 4 stroke petrol engine test rig with hydraulic dynamometer and Morse test rig with 12V battery

Single cylinder two stroke petrol engine with mechanical rope brake test rig

Apparatus of performance of Simple journal bearing

Two stage two cylinder Air compressor Test Rig (3Hp-1440Rpm)

Single cylinder 4 stroke petrol engine with variable compression ratio fitted with Eddy current dynamometer

Air conditioning and Refrigeration test apparatus (1 Ton capacity)

Refrigeration Test Apparatus

4 stroke 4 cylinder diesel engine couverted to external brake drum test rig

Single cylinder 4 stroke diesel engine cut model to plot valve timing and valve over lap

4 cylinder 4 stroke diesel engine (Issuzu) test rig 10HP at 1500 rpm coupled with A.C. generator and Resistance load brake and computerized data acquisition system

Forced convection Heat transfer test rig

Computerized variable compression up gradation into Dual fuel (Diesel & Petrol) and EGR, attached with Pollution testing machinery and smoke meter (Gas analyzer) with accessories.

12V 5A battery charger

NW, 1000VA line interactive UPS and 40 AH Tubular battery

Lab 7: Heat & Mass Transfer Lab
It demonstrates the working principle behind conduction, convection and radiation.
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Shell and tube heat exchanger

Parallel and counter flow arrangements in a concentric pipe heat exchanger

Emissivity measurement apparatus

Thermal conductivity of a metal rod

Unsteady state heat transfer apparatus

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Forced convection heat transfer apparatus

Drop wise and film wise condensation apparatus

Boiling heat transfer apparatus

Critical heat flux apparatus

 

Lab 8: Mechanical Workshop
This lab is for all engineering students to give a know how on various basic fabrication process.
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Drilling Machine

Power Hacksaw machine

Arc welding machine

TIG welding machine

Wood cutting machine

Wood turning machine

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Hand shear machine

Forging unit (Hearth)

Verneir Calipers

Micrometers

Measuring devices 

 

Lab 9: Machine shop
The students carry out various machining operations like turning, drilling, grinding, milling etc.
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Centre Lathe -19-nos

Horizontal Milling Machine-1no

Radial Drilling Machine-1no

Cylindrical Grinding Machine- 1no

Surface Grinding Machine -1no

Shaping Machine -1no

Slotting Machine -1no

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Planing Machine -1no

Tool& Cutter Grinding Machine -1no

Capstan Lathe -1no

Power Hacksaw -1no

Bench Grinder – 2nos

Hydraulic Press -1no

 

Lab 10: Metrology & Measurements Lab
This lab demonstrates how various measurements are taken and it introduces new measuring devices.
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Profile Projector -1no

Tool Makers Microscope-1no

Metallurgical Microscope-1no

Perth-o-meter-1no

Autocollimator-1no

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Sine bar -1no

Lathe Tool Dynamometer-1no

Drill Tool Dynamometer -1no

Milling Tool Dynamometer -1no

 

Lab 11: Model Lab
This lab has got replicas of many machines parts and mechanisms. It enables the students to learn things by literally seeing things.
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Whirling of Shaft Apparatus

Motorised Gyroscope

Hook Coupling Double

Double Shoe Brake

Plate Clutch

Oldhams Coupling

Spring Loaded Safety Valve

Pantograph Mechanism

Stop Valve

Ellipse Tracer Model

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Impulses Turbine

Cross Head

Stuffing Box

Plummer Block

Flanged Coupling

Box or Muff Coupling

Sleeve & Cotter Joint

Gib & Cotter Joint

Socket & Spigot Joint

 

Lab 12: Aeromodeling Lab
This lab is set up for the students who are interested in taking up research in aeronautical engineering side.
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RC Plane – 4 nos

Helicopter – 2 nos

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