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Mechanical design engineering handbook

Mechanical design engineering handbook

Childs, Peter R. N., author

"Mechanical Design Engineering Handbook, Second Edition, is a straight-talking and forward-thinking reference covering the design, specification, selection, use and integration of the machine elements that are fundamental to a wide range of engineering applications. This updated edition includes new material on tolerancing, alternative approaches to design, and robotics, as well as references to the latest ISO and US engineering regulations. Sections cover bearings, shafts, gears, seals, belts and chains, clutches and brakes, springs, fasteners, pneumatics and hydraulics, amongst other core mechanical elements. This practical handbook is an ideal shelf reference for those working in mechanical design across a variety of industries. In addition, it is also a valuable learning resource for advanced students undertaking engineering design modules and projects as part of broader mechanical, aerospace, automotive and manufacturing programs.Presents a clear, concise text that explains key component technology, with step-by-step procedures, fully worked design scenarios, component images and cross-sectional line drawings Provides essential data, equations and interactive ancillaries, including calculation spreadsheets, to inform decision-making, design evaluation and incorporation of components into overall designsIncludes procedures and methods that are covered to national and international standards where appropriateNew to this edition: flow-charts to help select technology; Failure Mode Effects Analysis (FMEA), product, service and system design models, Functional Analysis Diagrams (FADs), Design for Excellence (DFX), Design for MADE, and the process of remanufacture"-- Provided by publisher

eBook, Electronic resource, Book. English. Electronic books. Handbooks and manuals.
Second edition.
Published Oxford, United Kingdom : Butterworth-Heinemann, an imprint of Elsevier 2019

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Statement of responsibility: Peter R.N. Childs
ISBN: 0081023677, 0081023685, 9780081023679, 9780081023686
Note: Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed November 28, 2018).
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: 1 online resource : illustrations.
Subject: Engineering design Handbooks, manuals, etc.; TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Reference.; Machine design Handbooks, manuals, etc.; TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Engineering (General); Mechanical engineering Handbooks, manuals, etc.