Tag: mechanical engineering

What are conventions in bearings? Roller-element Bearings | Journal Bearings
What are conventions in bearings? Roller-element Bearings | Journal Bearings

Welcome back MechanicaLEi, did you know that I.S. or international Standard conventions in bearings help denote complex bearing structures using simple 2D drawings? This makes us wonder, What are conventions in bearings? Before we jump […] Read More

What’s inside of a Fidget Spinner?
What’s inside of a Fidget Spinner?

So what’s the deal with all these fidget spinners lately? Every kid in the neighborhood seems to have one. To some, they’re a stress reliever, and to others, they are just a fun toy. You […] Read More

Multi-function structure | Wikipedia audio article
Multi-function structure | Wikipedia audio article

Multi-function material is a composite material. The traditional approach to the development of structures is to address the loadcarrying function and other functional requirements separately. Recently, however, there has been increased interest in the development […] Read More

Gear Design | Spur Gears
Gear Design | Spur Gears

Introduction to design of spur gears In this video we will learn how to design spur gears. Here we will learn the design of spur gears for its mechanical strength, for dynamic loading conditions, and […] Read More

What are Pedestal and footstep bearings? Pedestal Bearings | Footstep Bearings
What are Pedestal and footstep bearings? Pedestal Bearings | Footstep Bearings

Welcome back MechanicaLEi, did you know that Pedestal bearings are widely used for providing support to a rotating shaft whereas Footstep bearings are used to support the lower end of heavy vertical shafts? This makes […] Read More