For more than 30 years, the book has been a very useful resource for the students for undergraduate students of Mechanical Engineering. Divided in 27 chapters, it is written with the objective of providing comprehensive knowledge about various aspects of the subject from process and production planning and control to manufacturing systems and automation thereby providing the student with a holistic idea.
Close to 1000 tables, figures and examples aid to the understanding of concepts.
More than 1000 chapter-end problems provide consistent practice.
5 Appendixes include Process Planning Sheets, Gear Manufacturing and problems from competitive examinations and question papers (GATE, IES, UPSC).
Table of Content :
Jigs and Fixtures
Press Tool Design
Forging Die Design
Economics of Tooling
Tool Layout for Capstans and Turrets
Tool Layout for Automatics
Limits, Tolerances and Fits
Gauges and Gauge Design
Analysis of Metal Forming Process
Theory of Metal Cutting
Design and Manufacture of Cutting Tools
Design of Machine Tool Elements and Machine Tool Testing
Machine Tool Installation and Maintenance
Design of Product for Economical Production
Statistical Quality Control
Kinematics of Machine Tools
Production Planning and Control
Manufacturing Systems and Automation
Computer Integrated Manufacturing
Production and Productivity