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School of Mechanical Engineering has many advanced as well as basic laboratories.

 Computer Aided Machining Lab

After safe design of components, the parts are to be manufactured. In order to cope up with the industrial needs, the students will also be trained (addition to Conventional Mfg. Processes) over sophisticated machines in the CAM lab. Production equipment with computer numerical control is a major component of CIM. CAM Express software is used, for the simulation of machining process runs in computer, through a programing code. The generated code can run on the CNC tuning and CNC milling machines. The following simulation software and Machinery are available in the lab. Manufacturing: CAM Express, CNC Turning Machine and CNC FLEXMILL

Sno Name of Equipment Cost (Rs.)
1 CNC Lathe 12,00,000/-
2 CAM Express 3,71,180/-
3 CNC Flexi Mill 9,11,256/-
Total Cost24,82,436/-


Fluid mechanics and hydraulic lab provides basic idea about fundamental of fluid mechanics with a hand on experience on principles like venturimeter, Bernoulli's etc it also deals with experiments on friction factor, power production machinery like turbines, pumps. The well-equipped lab has been providing sound knowledge to the students of mechanical, mechatronics, automobile, civil and chemical engineering departments

Sno Name of Equipment Cost (Rs.)
1 Venturimeter and Orifice meter 82,669/-
2 Pipe Friction apparatus (Major Losses) 48,948/-
3 Flow through Orifice and Mouth Piece 82,669/-
4 Bernoulli's Apparatus 59,608/-
5 Lose of head due to sudden expansion contraction and Elbow (Minor Losses) 47,861/-
6 Flow through Notches 70,703/-
7 Multistage Centrifugal Pump 32,000/-
8 Reciprocating Pump 26,000/-
9 Impact of Jet on Vanes 24,000/-
10 Pelton Turbine 95,000/-
11 Francis Turbine 1,05,000/-
Total Cost 6,50,458 /-

 Fuels And Lubricants Lab

Quality of fuel and lubricant is very essential for the smooth running of the engine and efficiency of the engine under various conditions. Viscosity, flash and fire points are some of the characteristics which are essential for a good lubricant. Evaluations of these parameters for various lubricants are estimated in this laboratory. Calorific value and carbon residue are the other two important parameters for the fuel. These are evaluated using Bomb calorimeter and carbon residue apparatus. Equipment worth Rs. 2,06,007/- available with the Lab. with the Lab.

Sno Name of Equipment Cost(Rs)
1 Red Wood Viscometer-1 3,328/-
2 Red Wood Viscometer-2 6,656/-
3 Saybolt Viscometer Apparatus 3,522/-
4 Engler's Viscometer Apparatus 2,704/-
5 Cleveland's Open - Cup Apparatus 1,872/-
6 Pensky Martn's closed cup apparatus 4,012/-
7 Bomb Calorimeter 74,595/-
8 Junker's Gas Calorimeter 66,476
9 Conradson Carbon Residue apparatus 6,050/-
10 Penetrometer apparatus 9,789/-
11 Orsat Apparatus 5,544/-
12 Electronic Balance 9,559/-
13 Aniline Point Apparatus with thermometers 5,100/-
14 Cloud and Pour Point Apparatus with thermometers 6,800/-
Total Cost 2,06,007/-

 Pneumatics & Hydraulics Lab

Pneumatics & Hydraulics are intrinsically interdisciplinary fields, therefore broaden their application possibilities which can incorporate different segments as: agriculture, urban uses, aerospace and naval; industries. This Lab is used for the study of the basics of fluid power. Areas of study are pressure viscosity, turbulence, flow, thermal properties and displacement. Hydraulic/pneumatic components such as pumps, actuators, valves accumulators, lines, directional controls, sealing devices servomechanisms, hydraulic fluids, and fluid containers are studied. Equipment and Highlights. Equipment worth Rs. 5,06,736/- available with the Lab.

Sno Name of Equipment Cost (Rs)
1 Hydraulic Electro Hydraulic Trainer Equipment 1,95,514
2 Pneumatic Trainer Equipment 1,45,835
3 Electro Pneumatic Trainer Equipment 1,65,387
Total Cost 5,06,736

 Instrumentation Lab

About Lab: Instrumentation is the heart of performance assurance for the modern industry. The present technologies are mainly operated by various electronic devices. In electronic devices transducer is the key element, which converts any form of signal to electrical signals. This lab gives the awareness to the student, of various transducers. The calibration of various transducers and instruments performances are studied and also analyzed the static and dynamic characteristics of the various instruments. In this lab LVDT, Thermocouple, RTD, Photo and Magnetic Speed Pickup and Angular Measurement transducers are available for practice. Equipments worth Rs. 92,523/- are available with the Lab.

Sno Name of Equipment Cost (Rs.)
1 Capacitive Transducer with angular measurements 3,298/-
2 Linear Variable Differential Transducer (LVDT) 9,095/-
3 Photo Magnetic Speed Pickup 12,988/-
4 Resistance Temperature Detector (RTD) 4,250/-
5 Strain Gauge 5,398/-
6 Thermocouple 3,978/-
7 IT-5(A) LVDT 7,391/-
8 IT - 1 Speed Test 23,014/-
9 IT - 4N RTD Modules 5,550/-
10 IT - 6(A) Strain Guage 9,786/-
11 IT - 2 THERMO COUPLE Module 5,716/-
Total Cost 92,523/-

 Modelling & Simulation lab

Now a days we are seeingmany latest machinery, automobiles, electronic gadgets in the market. All these eqipment consists of individual parts. The working of safe operation of these components efficient design aspects must be considered. Therefore, the students of Mechanical Engineering will be trained in modelling and analysis of different components.This lab is well established, a worth of more than 50 lakhs.The following packages are available in the Modelling and Simulation lab. Modeling: AUTO CAD, CREO, CATIA and CADian. Analysis: ANSYS and ABAQUS

Sno Name of Equipment Cost (Rs.)
1 CADian Mech (32 user) 3,78,560/-
2 ANSYS 8 (5 Licenses) 3,80,000/-
3 Pro - E (3 user) 2,25,000/-
4 Iron CAD (32 user)
5 Computers 7,86,500/-
6 UPS (Nos.2) 1,70,000/-
7 ANSYS - 13.0 (50 Licenses) 4,75,000/-
8 CREO - 1.0 (50 Licenses) 4,15,437/-
9 CATIA - V6 (20 Licenses) 4,00,000/-
10 SIMULIA - 2.1 (Abaqus) 4,50,000/-
11 Computers 6,25,000/-
Total Cost 43,05,497/-

 Machine Tools Lab

Machine tools laboratory is one of the prime laboratory in the School of Mechanical Engineering. Conventional center lathe to Capstan lathe machines are available in this laboratory. Various machining operations on lathe named as step , taper turning, facing, drilling, boring and thread cutting are carried. Shaping of flat surfaces , grinding of flat surfaces are performed using shaper and grinding machines. Gear cutting and indexing operations are performed using milling machine. Internal slots and keyways are obtained using slotting machine. Radial drilling machine is available to drill holes in the components. Equipment worth Rs. 12,19,820/- available with the Lab.

Sno Name of Equipment Cost (Rs.)
1 Lathe Machine (Panther Modle) 1,58,530/-
2 Lathe Machine (Namrata Student 2 nos) 2,29,820/-
3 Lathe Machine (PL-4 Type 6 nos.) 3,05,460/-
4 Capstant Lathe 89,910/-
5 Milling Machine 1,26,500/-
6 Slotting Machine 76,000/-
7 Radial Drilling Machine 75,800/-
8 Surface Grinding Machine 81,100/-
9 Shaper 74,000/-
10 Bench Grinder 2,700/-
Total Cost 12,19,820/-

 Machines and Mechanisms Lab

The Machines and Mechanisms Laboratory has a range of equipment, designed to meet the needs of students who are required to understand the basic principles of machines. The Lab includes a whirling of shafts apparatus, Universal governor apparatus, a balancing of reciprocating masses apparatus, a static and dynamic balancing apparatus, in addition to a vibration apparatus, where experiments can be performed on pendulums, springs and rotors, covering free and forced vibration, damping, and torsional oscillations.

Sno Name of Equipment Cost (Rs.)
1 Static and Dynamic Balancing 28,875/-
2 Balancing of reciprocating masses 31,875/-
3 Motorized gyroscope - verification of laws 28,875/-
4 Whirling of shaft 28,500/-
5 Forced & Free Vibration - Universal Vibration apparatus 1,03,875/-
6 Governor Apparatus; Porter, Proell & Hartnell Determination of sensitivity, effort 31,875/-
7 Four Bar Mechanism 27,252/-
8 Kinematics of Gear Models 35,000/-
9 Kinematics of Gear Trains 82,125/-
Total Cost 4,33,198/-

 Metallurgy Lab

Metallography is the science dealing with the identification of the constitution and structure of metals and alloys by use of low magnification, optical microscopes. Our Metallurgy lab includes all of the equipment necessary for the preparation of samples prior to analysis by microscopes. Cold and hot mounting options are available for small to medium sized samples. Our lab contains several grinding and polishing wheels to bring a metal cross section to a mirror finish. We will chemically etch the sample to characterize the strain structure.

Sno Name of Equipment Cost (Rs.)
1 Double Disc Polishing Machine 14,300/-
2 Jomney End Quench apparatus 17,850/-
3 Metallurgical Microscope 23,400
4 Metallurgical Microscope with photograph 16,650/-
5 Metallography Linisher 7,200/-
6 Muffle Furnace 15,725/-
7 Specimen Cutter 18,000/-
8 Specimen Mounting Press 8,500/-
9 Trinocular Metallurgical Microscope 86,040/-
10 Vickers Micro Hardness Tester 6,31,750/-
11 Imported Metallurgical Microscope With Image Analysis Software 3,46,750/-
12 Jominy End Quench Apparatus With Muffle Furnace 1,66,250/-
13 Specimen Mounting Press 1,09,250/-
14 Double Disk Polishing Machine 83,600/-
Total Cost 15,45,265/-

 Metrology Laboratory

Dimensions play a vital role in the manufacturing of a component. A product quality is assured on the basis of mechanical properties as well as its accurate dimensions. This is possible by the precise measuring instruments. Various measuring tools are used in industry to obtain the dimensional accuracy of a component. In this laboratory students will obtain the knowledge of usage of various measuring instruments with hands on experience. Ring, Plug and bore gauges are used in mass production to improve the quality assurance with less effort and time. Angular measurements are made with bevel protractor and sine bar. Screw and gear features are measured with floating carriage micrometer and gear tooth calipers. Toolmakers microscope and profile projector are used to obtain precise measurements of irregular surfaces too. All these techniques will be learned in this laboratory Total cost: 4,90,844

Sno Name of Equipment Cost (Rs.)
1 Verinier Calipers 4,900/-
2 Internal Micrometer 19,000/-
3 Micrometer 1,450/-
4 Bore gauge 7,100/-
5 Bevel Protractor 2,500/-
6 Sine Bar 4,300/-
7 Slip Gauges 22,500/-
8 Gear Tooth Vernier 3,000/-
9 Talysurf 92,500/-
10 Dial gauge (3 No.s) Dial Stand 5,100/-
11 Profile Projector 56,000/-
12 Tool Makers Microscope 67,000/-
13 Lathe Tool Dynamometer 30,000/-
14 Drill Tool Dynamometer 30,000/-
15 Floating Carriage Micrometer 41,000/-
16 Vernier height gauge 2,000/-
17 Surface Plate 3,000/-
18 Angle Plate 1,664/-
19 Ring & Phig Gauges 3,000/-
20 Venire Calipers (3 Nos.) 8,760/-
21 Outside Micrometer 0-25mm (2 Nos.) 4,060/-
22 Outside Micrometer 25 - 50mm size (2 nos.) 5,160/-
23 Inside Micrometer 10,710/-
24 Gear tooth caliper 5,500/-
25 Bevel Protractor 13,525/-
26 Sign bar 3,200/-
27 Three wire set micrometer holder 4,500/-
28 Slip Gages 9,800/-
29 Bore Gage 8,525/-
30 Screw thread micrometer 14,230/-
31 Vernier caliper (Digital Type) 6,860/-
Total Cost 4,90,844/-

 Mechanics of Solids Lab

The objective of Strength of Material lab is to demonstrate the basic principles in the area of strength and mechanics of materials to the undergraduate students through a series of experiments. Students will be conducting experiments using UTM to calculate the tensile strength of steel samples and experiments to measure hardness of non-heat treated and heat treated steels by using Rockwell, Brinels hardness testing equipments. Students will also test steel samples in single shear, double shear and impact loading followed by experiments on torsion testing machine to calculate torsional strength. The laboratory also demonstrates the important concepts from Strength of Materials theory course.

Sno Name of Equipment Cost (Rs.)
1 Universal Testing Machine 2,69,115/-
2 Torsion Testing Machine 94,530/-
3 Impact Testing Machine 65,745/-
4 Vicker's Hardness Testing Machine 84,495/-
5 Rock Well Hardness / Brinnel Hardness Testing Machine 24,410/-
6 Spring Testing Machine 72,925/-
7 Load Vs Deflection study on cantilever beam 1,510/-
Total Cost 6,12,730/-

 IC Engines Lab

Sno Name of Equipment Cost (Rs.)
1 2 - Stroke Petrol Engine Test Rig 1,10,000/-
2 Wilcox & Bobcock Boiler model 12,750/-
3 Lancashire Boiler model 14,340/-
4 Cut - section of a 4 - Stroke Petrol Engine (2nos.) 20,000/-
5 Cut - section of a 2 - Stroke Petrol Engine (2nos.) 26,000/-
6 Cut - section of a 4 - Stroke Diesel Engine 20,000/-
7 Computerized Variable Compression Ratio Test Rig 6,39,000/-
8 Re-circulating type Air Conditioning test rig 1,30,000/-
9 Cut - section of a 4 - Stroke Diesel Engine 5,650/-
10 4-stroke High speed, Single cylinder, Vertical Diesel Engine 55,000/-
11 2-Stage Reciprocating Air compressor 55,000/-
Total Cost 10,87,740/-


Sno Name of Equipment Cost (Rs.)
1 Piller Type Drilling Machine 24,800/-
2 Bench Drilling Machine 9,000/-
3 Bench Grinding Machine 6,000/-
4 Power Hacksaw Machine (Repair) 30,000/-
5 Welding Transformer 22,500/-
6 Welding Transformer 17,500/-
7 Cut-off Machine (Bosch Make) 12,500/-
8 Hand Drilling Machine 1,500/-
9 Hand Grinding & Cutting Machine 2,650/-
Total Cost 1,26,450/-

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