22 February 2016

Basic Procedure of Design

The basic procedure of machine design:

  • Market survey
  • Define the specifications of the product
  • Study alternative mechanics for product
  • Prepare the general layout of the configuration
  • Design individual components
  • Prepare assembly

The basic procedure of machine elements:

  • Specify the function of an element
  • Determine forces acting on an element
  • Select suitable material for an element
  • Determine the failure mode of an element
  • Determine geometric dimensions of an element
  • Modify dimensions for assembly
  • Prepare a working drawing element