This is not official website of GTU, This is our sincere effort to help you more. [Official Websites: GTU  |   AICTE   |   JACPC   |   Results   |   GTUKnowledge ]

Mechanical Measurment And Metrology

Mechanical - Effective Upto 2013


Code : 141901 Common Name : MMM Year : 2 Sem : 4
Theory Hours : 4 Practical Hours : 2 Tutorial Hours : 0 Credits : 6
Exam Marks : 70 Midsem Marks : 30 Practical Marks : 50 Total : 150

Syllabus Topics

Introduction to Metrology
Meaning, Necessity and Objectives of Metrology; Standards of Measurement; Elements of Measuring System; Methods of Measurement; Precision and Accuracy; Sources of Errors; Selection and Care of instruments; Standardizing organizations.

Linear Measurements
Introduction & classification of Linear Measuring Instruments; Least count; Engineer’s Steel rule; Callipers; Vernier Calliper: working principle, construction, types & precautions to be taken; Vernier Height Gauge; Vernier Depth Gauge, Micrometers: principle, construction, Sources of errors and precautions to be taken, types of micrometers, Miscellaneous linear measuring instruments like bore gauge, telescopic gauge, slip gauges, Dial indicators: construction & working; comparators; calibration of various linear measuring instruments; Applications, Advantages & Limitations of commonly used linear measuring instruments.

Angular and Taper Measurements
Introduction; Working principle & construction of Angular Measuring instruments like Protractors, Sine bars, Sine centre, Angle gauges, Spirit level, Clinometers, angle dekkor; Applications, Advantages & limitations of commonly used angular measuring instruments; Taper Measuring instruments: Measurement of taper shafts & holes.

Screw Thread Measurements
Introduction & classification of Threads; Elements, Specification & forms of Screw Threads; Various Methods for measuring elements of External & Internal Screw Thread; Screw Thread Gauges; Errors in Threads.

Gear Measurements
Introduction & Classification of gears; Forms of gear teeth; Gear tooth terminology; Measurement and testing of spur gear: Various methods of measuring tooth thickness, tooth profile & pitch; Gear Errors.

Measurement of Surface Finish
Introduction; Surface Texture; Methods of Measuring Surface finish- Comparison Methods & Direct Instrument Measurement; Sample Length; Numerical Evaluation of Surface Texture; Indication of Surface roughness Symbols used; Adverse effects of poor surface finish.

Straightness, Flatness, Square ness, Parallelism and Machine Tool Tests
Introduction; Measurement of Straightness, Flatness, Square ness and Parallelism; run out and concentricity; tool makers microscope; Interferometry & its use in checking flatness, surface contour, parallelism etc.; Interferometers & optical flats; Introduction to Machine tool testing;Various Alignment test on lathe, Milling Machine, Drilling Machine etc.

Basic Concepts of Measurements
Introduction, Measurement and it’s aim; Generalized Measurement system;Performance Characteristics –static & dynamic characteristics of instruments, types of measurement system , Transducers, Instrumental error & its analysis.

Temperature Measurement
Introduction; Temperature and Temperature Scales; Methods of temperature Measurement; Expansion thermometers; Filled System thermometers; Electrical temperature measuring instrument; Pyrometers; Calibration of temperature measuring instruments.

Pressure Measurement
Introduction; Pressure standards and methods of pressure measurement; Manometers; Elastic pressure transducers; Measurement of Vacuum; Force balance pressure gauges; Electrical pressure transducers; pressure switches; Calibration of pressure measuring instruments, Maintenance and repair of pressure measuring instrument; Trouble shooting.

Miscellaneous measurement
Measurement of force, torque, power, displacement, velocity, acceleration, speed, frequency.


Mechanical Measurement and Metrology

R K Jain, - Khanna Publishers

Industrial Instrumentation & Control

S K Singh, - Tata McGrawHill

Mechanical Measurement & Control

D.S. Kumar

Mechanical Measurements

Beckwith & Buck, - Narosa publishing House

Exam Papers

4Dec - 2010

Jun - 2010

Nov - 2011

Jun - 2011

Dec - 2012

May - 2012

Dec - 2013

May - 2013

Dec - 2014

Jun - 2014

GTU Result

ExamTotalPassPass %FailFail %AA