A Textbook of Production Engineering, 11/e

A Textbook of Production Engineering, 11/e

Authors : P C SHARMA

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About the Author


B.Sc. Engineering (Mech. Hons.), M.Sc. Engineering (Mech.). Distinction, Ph.D.( I.I.T. Delhi), LMISME, MISTE. Visiting Professor, Deptt. of Mechanical Engineering , S.U.S. College of Engineering and Technology, Tangori (Mohali), Punjab, Ex-Principal SUSCET, Tangori (Mohali), Punjab. Formerly of Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh.


About the Book

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.


Key Features

  1. Close to 1000 tables, figures and examples aid to the understanding of concepts.
  2. More than 1000 chapter-end problems provide consistent practice.
  3. 5 Appendixes include Process Planning Sheets, Gear Manufacturing and problems from competitive examinations and question papers (GATE, IES, UPSC).

Table of Content

1. Jigs and Fixtures

2. Press Tool Design

3. Forging Die Design

4. Cost Estimation

5. Economics of Tooling

6. Process Planning

7. Tool Layout for Capstans and Turrets

8. Tool Layout for Automatics

9. Limits, Tolerances and Fits

10. Gauges and Gauge Design

11. Surface Finish

12. Measurement

13. Analysis of Metal Forming Process

14. Theory of Metal Cutting

15. Design and Manufacture of Cutting Tools

16. Gear Manufacturing

17. Thread Manufacturing

18. Design of Machine Tool Elements and Machine Tool Testing

19. Machine Tool Installation and Maintenance

20. Design of Product for Economical Production

21. Statistical Quality Control

22. Kinematics of Machine Tools

23. Production Planning and Control

24. Manufacturing Systems and Automation

25. Computer Integrated Manufacturing

26. Plant Layout

27. Production and Productivity

Appendices - 5 (inclusive of Problems from Competitive Examinations)