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Design and Analysis of Crankshaft of Four Cylinder Diesel Engine for Heavy Vehicle


Randhavan Bhagwat M, Galhe D S
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Crankshaft is an important part of in an engine assembly. Crankshaft consists of two web sections and one crankpin. Crankshaft converts the reciprocating motion of the piston to a rotary motion with a four bar link mechanism. This paper is related to design and finite element analysis of crankshaft of 4 cylinder diesel engine of heavy vehicle like truck. Engine has capacity of 3785.1cc. The finite element analysis in ANSYS software by using five materials based on their composition viz. FG260, FG300, EN8, EN24 and Aluminum Alloy material. The parameter like von misses stress, deformation; maximum principal stress were obtained from analysis software. The results of Finite element indicate that the Aluminum alloy material can be best suitable material among all.

Randhavan Bhagwat M, Galhe D S

Crankshaft, Aluminium Alloy, Creo 2.0, ANSYS 14.5, FEA

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 5 | July-August - 2017
Date of Publication Print ISSN Online ISSN
2017-08-31 2395-1990 2394-4099
Page(s) Manuscript Number   Publisher
131-138 IJSRSET173429   Technoscience Academy

Cite This Article

Randhavan Bhagwat M, Galhe D S, "Design and Analysis of Crankshaft of Four Cylinder Diesel Engine for Heavy Vehicle", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 3, Issue 5, pp.131-138, July-August-2017.
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