Automobile Mechanics and IC Engine - Robothlon'16


Robothlon'16 is a National level workshop series organized by Robosapiens Technologies in association with Rendezvous 2016 IIT Delhi. We are Robosapiens Technologies Pvt. Ltd. an IIT-Bombay alumni venture.

Project Description
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OVERVIEW

Automobile and IC Engine Mechanics Workshop mainly focuses from Basics to Advanced concepts in Automobile Engineering. It covers chassis design, working of Suspension unit, Steering System, Braking unit, Transmission, Fuel Supply System, IC Engine and Advanced Technologies like ABS, EBD, PGMFi, DTS-Fi, MPFI, VVTI.

The duration of this workshop will be two consecutive days, with Twelve hours session , properly divided into theory and hand on practical sessions.

Certificate by Robothlon'16 in Association With Rendezvous 2016 IIT Delhi.

Session 1

Introduction
  • What is an automobile?
  • Brief history.
  • Changes over the years.
  • Indian automobile industry.
Chassis design
  Brief terminology –
  • Multi point strut bar.
  • Fender bar.
  • Anti-roll bar.
  Types of chassis –
  • Ladder frame chassis.
  • Tubular space frame chassis.
  • Monocoque frame chassis.
  • Ulsabmonocoque.
  • Backbone frame chassis.
  • Aluminium space frame.
  • Carbon fibremonocoque.
Suspension Unit
  Brief terminology –
  • Weight Transfer
  • Jacking forces
  • Camber and Caster angle
  • Spring Rate
  Types of suspensions –
  • Dependent suspension
  • Independent suspension

Session 2

Steering System
  • Ackerman Steering Principle
  • Steering Mechanisms
    • Rack and Pinion
    • Recirculating Ball Type
    • Worm and Sector
  • Understeer, Oversteer
  • Power Steering
Transmission system
  • Flywheel
  • Clutch
    • Single Plate Clutch
    • Multi Plate Clutch
    • Cone Clutch
    • Centrifugal Clutch
    • Electromagnetic Clutch
  • Gearbox
    • Constant mesh type
    • Synchromesh type
    • Sliding mesh type
  • Reverse and its working
  • Types of Transmission
    • Manual
    • Semi-Automatic
    • Automatic
    • CVT
  • Differential
  • 2WD, 4WD, AWD

Session 3

Braking Unit
  • Disc Brakes
  • Drum Brakes
  • Magnetic Brakes
  • Vacuum Brakes
  • Anti-lock braking System
  • Brake Actuators
    • Cable operated
    • Solid Bar connection
    • Single-circuit hydraulic
    • Dual-circuit hydraulic
  • Power Brakes
  • Brake Fluids
Fuel Supply System
  • Fuel Filter
  • Carburettor
  • Fuel Injector
  • Spark Plug
IC Engine
  • Types of IC Engine
  • 4-Stroke Engine
  • 2-Stroke Engine
  • Engine Layout and working
  • Valves and Valve Timing
  • Engine Cooling
  • Turbochargers
  • Superchargers
  • Latest Technologies
    • PGMFi
    • MPFi
    • CRDi

Project to be Covered

  • Assembling of IC Engine
  • Disassembling of IC Engine
  • 1x CD

    • PPTs
    • Tutorials

    1x Booklet