COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Manufacturing Process II
Course Code: 
15MEC304
Year Taught: 
2015
2016
2017
2018
Semester: 
5
Type: 
Subject Core
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Bengaluru
Chennai
Coimbatore
Amritapuri

'Manufacturing Process II' is a course offered in the fifth semester of B. Tech. in Mechanical Engineering program at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Unit 1

Theory of metal cutting: Types of metal cutting processes, Mechanism of chip formation - Forces and temperature in metal cutting, Tool life - Machinability and surface finish: Cutting tool materials and cutting fluids. Tool wear.

Cylindrical Surface Machining: Basics of turning process, lathe and its accessories, operations, process parameters. Machining time calculations.

Drilling Machines: Types, operations, process parameters. Design considerations for drilling operations.Machining time calculations.

Unit 2

Flat and Profile Machining: Milling operations - Milling machines: types, operations, process parameters. Planing and shaping machines -types, operations. Gear machining processes.

Finishing Processes: Theory of grinding process - Fundamentals of abrasives – Grinding wheels- Grinding operations and machines. Super finishing processes.

Unit 3

CNC Machines: Overview, types, construction, tool and work holding devices, feedback devices, part programming - examples.

Non-Conventional machining processes: Abrasive Jet Machining, Electrical Discharge Machining, Electrochemical Machining, Ultrasonic Machining, Laser Beam Machining, Electron Beam machining. Introduction to Rapid Prototyping & Rapid Tooling, Green manufacturing.

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  • Jain R. K. and Gupta S. C. - ‘Production Technology’ - Khanna Publishers - 2008
  • Ghosh A. and Mallik A. S. - ‘Manufacturing Science’ - Affiliated East West Press Private Limited - 2010
  • ‘H.M.T. Production Technology: Hand book` - Tata McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Limited - 1990