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The process which improves the machinability of steels, but lowers the hardness and tensile strength is

A. Normalising

B. Full annealing

C. Process annealing

D. Spheroidising

Correct Answer :

D. Spheroidising


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The ratio of circumferential stress to longitudinal stress in a thin cylinder subjected to an internal pressure is

A. ½

B. 1

C. 2

D. 4

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Which of the following statement is correct regarding power screws?

A. The efficiency of a self locking screw can not be more than 50%

B. The efficiency of Acme (trapezoidal) thread is less than that of a square thread

C. If the friction angle is less than the helix angle of the screw, then the efficiency will be more than 50%

D. (A) and (B) Only

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The ratio of endurance limit in shear to the endurance limit in flexure is

A. 0.70

B. 0.25

C. 0.40

D. 0.55

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The constant factor in case of R10 series of preferred numbers is

A. 1.06

B. 1.12

C. 1.26

D. 1.58

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In oilness bearings

A. The oil film pressure is generated only by the rotation of the journal

B. The oil film is maintained by supplying oil under pressure

C. Do not require external supply of lubricant

D. Grease required to be applied after some intervals

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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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The maximum normal stress theory is used for

A. Plastic materials

B. Brittle materials

C. Non-ferrous materials

D. Ductile materials

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Lewis form factor for 14 ½° composite and full depth involute system is (where T = Number of teeth)

A. 0.124 - (0.684/T)

B. 0.154 - (0.912/T)

C. 0.175 - (0.841/T)

D. None of these

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Maximum principal stress theory is applicable for

A. Ductile materials

B. Brittle materials

C. Elastic materials

D. All of the above

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A locking device extensively used in marine type connecting rod ends is a

A. Jam nut

B. Castle nut

C. Sawn nut

D. Ring nut

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In unilateral system of tolerance, the tolerance is allowed on

A. Both sides of the actual size

B. One side of the actual size

C. One side of the nominal size

D. Both sides of the nominal size

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Wahl's stress factor __________ very rapidly as the spring index decreases.

A. Increases

B. Decreases

C. Remain same

D. None of these

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A screw is said to be over hauling screw, if its efficiency is

A. More than 50 %

B. Less than 50 %

C. Equal to 50 %

D. None of these

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Endurance limit or fatigue limit is the maximum stress that a member can withstand for an infinite number of load applications without failure when subjected to

A. Dynamic loading

B. Static loading

C. Combined static and dynamic loading

D. Completely reversed loading

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A bolt

A. Has a head on one end and a nut fitted to the other

B. Has head at one end and other end fits into a tapped hole in the other part to be joined

C. Has both the ends threaded

D. Is provided with pointed threads

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The sleeve or muff coupling is designed as a

A. Dun cylinder

B. Hollow shaft

C. Solid shaft

D. Thick cylinder

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Which of the following is a permanent fastening?

A. Bolts

B. Keys

C. Cotters

D. Rivets

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The application of third type levers is found in

A. Handle of a hand pump

B. Hand wheel of a punching press

C. Lever of a loaded safety valve

D. A pair of tongs

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If T is the actual number of teeth on a helical gear and φ is the helix angle for the teeth, then formative number of teeth is written as

A. T sec3φ

B. T sec²φ

C. T/sec3φ

D. T cosecφ

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Silver based solder is used for

A. Flaring

B. Brazing

C. Soft soldering

D. Fusion welding

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A double fillet welded joint with parallel fillet weld of length l and leg s is subjected to a tensile force P. Assuming uniform stress distribution, the shear stress in the weld is given by

A. √2P/s.l

B. P/2.s.l

C. P/√2.s.l

D. 2P/s.l

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In a steam engine, the piston rod is usually connected to the crosshead by means of a

A. Knuckle joint

B. Cotter joint

C. Oldham coupling

D. Universal joint

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When spring index increases, the value of Wahl's stress factor

A. Increases linearly

B. Decreases linearly

C. Remains same

D. Increases exponentially

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The taper on key is given on

A. Bottom side only

B. Top side only

C. On both sides

D. Any side

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When the screw in a mechanical screw jack rotates, the load kept on the top of it moves

A. Axially upwards

B. Axially downwards

C. Axially upwards or downwards

D. None of these

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In case of thick cylinders, the tangential stress across the thickness of cylinder is

A. Maximum at the outer surface and minimum at the inner surface

B. Maximum at the inner surface and minimum at the outer surface

C. Maximum at the inner surface and zero at the outer surface

D. Maximum at the outer surface and zero at the inner surface

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When the length of the journal is equal to the diameter of the journal, then the bearing is said to be a

A. Short bearing

B. Long bearing

C. Medium bearing

D. Square bearing

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According to Indian standards, a bolt thread of 6 mm size of coarse pitch and with allowance on the threads and normal tolerance grade is designated as

A. M6

B. M8

C. M6 - 8d

D. M8 - 6d

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Which of the following statement is wrong?

A. The V-belt may be operated in either direction with tight side of the belt at the top or bottom

B. The V-belt drive is used with large centre distance

C. The power transmitted by V-belts is less than flat belts for the same coefficient of friction, arc of contact and allowable tension in the belts

D. The ratio of driving tensions in V-belt drive is more than flat belt drives

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A bolt of uniform strength can be developed by

A. Keeping the core diameter of threads equal to the diameter of unthreaded portion of the bolt

B. Keeping the core diameter smaller than the diameter of the unthreaded portion

C. Keeping the nominal diameter of threads equal to the diameter of unthreaded portion of the bolt

D. None of the above