DESCRIPTION OF COURSES
AE 619 TRACTOR SYSTEMS DESIGN (2L+1P) II
To acquaint and equip with the latest design procedures of tractor and its systems.
Thermodynamic principles of I.C. engine, testing of I.C. engine, engine design principles, modern trends in tractor design.
Traction, drawbar performance, mechanics of 2WD & 4WD farm tractors, tractor stability analysis.
Mechanical and power Steering, tractor hydraulics, power transmission systems, tractor tests and performance.
Tractor test codes, pollution control technologies, human engineering factors in tractor design, Indian tractor industry.
Practicals on the systems mentioned in the theory.