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The draw of cotter need not exceed

A. 3 mm

B. 5 mm

C. 10 mm

D. 20 mm

Correct Answer :

A. 3 mm


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A key made from a cylindrical disc having segmental cross-section, is known as

A. Woodruff key

B. Feather key

C. Flat saddle key

D. Gib head key

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The suitable material for belt in agricultural machinery is

A. Leather

B. Rubber

C. Cotton duck

D. Balata gum

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Eye bolts are used for

A. Foundation purposes

B. Absorbing shock and vibrations

C. Transmission of power

D. Lifting and transportation of machines and cubicles

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The shock absorbing capacity of a bolt can be increased by

A. Tightening it properly

B. Increasing shank diameter

C. Grinding the shank

D. Making shank diameter equal to core diameter of thread.

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Cast iron pipes are mainly used

A. For conveying steam

B. In water and sewage systems

C. In pressure lubrication systems on prime movers

D. All of the above

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The rated life of a bearing varies

A. Directly as load

B. Inversely as square of load

C. Inversely as cube of load

D. Inversely as fourth power of load

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When the shaft rotates in anticlockwise direction at slow speed in a bearing, it will

A. Have contact at the bottom most of the bearing

B. Move towards right of the bearing making no metal to metal contact

C. Move towards right of the bearing making the metal to metal contact

D. Move towards left of the bearing making metal to metal contact

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A single strap butt joint is always in __________ shear.

A. Single

B. Double

C. Triple share

D. None of these

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In a marine flange coupling, the thickness of flange is taken as

A. d/2

B. d/3

C. 3d/4

D. d/4

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In leaf springs, the longest leaf is known as

A. Master leaf

B. Lower leaf

C. Upper leaf

D. None of these

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Basic hole is one

A. Whose upper deviation is zero

B. Whose lower deviation is zero

C. Whose lower as well as upper deviations are zero

D. Does not exist

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A bolt is designed on the basis of __________ with a large factor of safety.

A. Direct tensile stress

B. Direct compressive stress

C. Direct bending stress

D. Direct shear stress

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Resistance to fatigue of a material is measured by

A. Young's modulus

B. Coefficient of elasticity

C. Elastic limit

D. Endurance limit

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In radial bearings, the load acts __________ to the axis of rotation.

A. Parallel

B. Perpendicular

C. Both A and B

D. None of these

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In designing thick cylinders, the equation used is

A. Lame's equation

B. Birnie's equation

C. Clavarinos' equation

D. All of these

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Castle nut is a locking device in which

A. One smaller nut is tightened over main nut and main nut tightened against smaller one by loosening, creating friction jamming

B. A slot is cut partly is middle of nut and then slot reduced by tightening a screw

C. A hard fibre or nylon cotter is recessed in the nut and becomes threaded as the nut is screwed on the bolt causing a tight grip

D. Through slots are made at top and a cotter pin is passed through these and a hole in the bolt, and cotter pin spitted and bent in reverse direction at other end

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For a shaft diameter of 100 mm, the number of bolts in a flange coupling should be

A. 4

B. 6

C. 8

D. 10

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The plasticity is the property of a material which enables it to

A. Regain its original shape after deformation when the external forces are removed

B. Draw into wires by the application of a tensile force

C. Resist fracture due to high impact loads

D. Retain deformation produced under load permanently

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When bevel gears connect two shafts whose axes intersect at an angle greater than a right angle and one of the bevel gears has a pitch angle of 90°, then they are known as

A. Angular bevel gears

B. Mitre gears

C. Internal bevel gears

D. Crown bevel gears

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According to Unwin's formula, the relation between the diameter of rivet hole (d) and the thickness of plate (t) is given by (where d and t are in mm)

A. d = t

B. d = 1.6 t

C. d = 2t

D. d = 6t

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The radial distance of a tooth from the pitch circle to the top of the tooth is called

A. Addendum

B. Dedendum

C. Clearance

D. Working depth

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Which is correct statement?

A. A member made of steel will generally be more rigid than a member of equal load carrying ability made of cast iron

B. A member made of cast iron will generally be more rigid than a member of equal load carrying ability made of steel

C. Both will be equally rigid

D. Which one is rigid will depend on several other factors

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Oldham coupling is used to connect two shafts

A. Which are perfectly aligned

B. Which are not in exact alignment

C. Which have lateral misalignment

D. Whose axes intersect at a small angle

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The size of a gear is usually specified by

A. Pressure angle

B. Pitch circle diameter

C. Circular pitch

D. Diametral pitch

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Plastic flow in ductile materials

A. Increases the seriousness of static loading stress concentration

B. Lessens the seriousness of static loading stress concentration

C. Has no effect on it

D. Depends on other considerations

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If the centre distance of the mating gears having involute teeth is increased, then the pressure angle

A. Increases

B. Decreases

C. Remains unchanged

D. None of these

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In replacing the V-belts, a complete set of new belts is used instead of replacing a single damaged belt because

A. Belts are available in sets

B. Only one belt cannot be fitted with other used belts

C. The new belt will carry more than its share and result in short life

D. New and old belts will cause vibrations

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Tearing resistance required to tear off the plate per pitch length is (where p = Pitch of rivets, d = Dia. of rivet hole, and σt = Permissible tensile stress for plate material)

A. p.d.σt

B. p.t.σt

C. (p - d) σt

D. (p - d) t.σt

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If P1 and P2 are the tight and slack side tensions in the belt, then the initial tension Pi (according to Barth) will be equal to

A. [(√P1 + √P2)/2]²

B. P1 + P2

C. 2 × (P1 + P2)

D. [2 × (P1 + P2)] + Pc Where Pc is centrifugal tension

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In most machine members, the damping capacity of the material should be

A. Low

B. Zero

C. High

D. Could be anything