### Nominal and Metric Pipe Size Chart

Wall thickness of pipes available in different standard schedules (SCH.) for NPS (Nominal Pipe Size in “inch”) as well as DN (Diameter Nominal in “mm”) are shown in below chart.

The wall thickness unit shown in the table without bracket … Read the rest

### Hydraulic Cylinder Design Calculation with Example

We have already discussed how to design hydraulic cylinder piston.

In this sizing calculation tutorial we will see how to design hydraulic cylinder. Industrial hydraulic cylinder is an example of a typical thick cylinder.

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### How to Calculate Piston Size Required for Designing a Hydraulic Cylinder

What is hydraulic cylinder?

The hydraulic cylinder is a device that converts the energy of fluid into mechanical energy. The fluid is pumped into the cylinder by means of a pump and it can be used to move a load. Read the rest

### 7 Steps of Manufacturing Process for Bolts Screws and Stud Fasteners

What is a bolt?

A bolt is an externally threaded fastener which is primarily used as a bolted joint in application with a nut.

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Unthreaded portion of the bolt is called shank. Usually the shank portion Read the rest

### Anti Lock Braking system vs Electronic Stability Program – Working

While driving a vehicle, the primary concern is the safety of the passengers. The safety depends on the reflex and the driving habits of the driver. But sometimes, the physical environment causes some threats like skidding, under steer, over steer Read the rest

### Flywheel Design Calculation – Simplified

What is a flywheel?

A flywheel used in machines acts as a reservoir to store energy when the supply of energy is excess and the same is released when the requirement arises i.e. its primary function is to sort out Read the rest

### Kinetic Energy Recovery System – How it Works

While driving a vehicle, the speed of the vehicle is not always constant. We will have to apply brakes as and when required. While applying brakes the kinetic energy of the vehicle is reduced.

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### How Does Wind Turbine Work

Wind energy is a renewable energy source obtained from nature and is converted to either electrical energy or mechanical energy depending on the need and is one of the fastest growing renewable energy resources.

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### Working of MPFI vs CRDI Engines – Dummies Guide

First of all, before getting into knowing about MPFI (Multi-Point Fuel Injection) engine and CRDI(Common Rail Direct Injection) engine, please get to know the about the working of petrol and diesel engines.

The main purpose of an injection Read the rest