EURASIA PUBLISHING HOUSE (PVT.) LTD.
RAM NAGAR, NEW DELHI-110 055
FIRST MULTICOLOUR EDITION
[A Textbook for the Students of B.E. / B.Tech.,
U.P.S.C. (Engg. Services); Section ‘B’ of A.M.I.E. (I)]
A TEXTBOOK OF
Preface to the
We feel satisfied in presenting the new edition of
this popular treatise. The favourable and warm
reception which the previous editions and reprints
of this book have enjoyed all over India and abroad, is a
matter of great satisfaction for us.
The present multicolour edition has been thoroughly
revised and brought up-to-date. Multicolour pictures have
been added to enhance the content value and to give the
students an idea of what he will be dealing in reality, and to
bridge the gap between theory and practice. This book has
already been included in the ‘Suggested Reading’ for the
A.M.I.E. (India) examinations. The mistakes which had
crept in, have been eliminated. We wish to express our
sincere thanks to numerous professors and students, both
at home and abroad, for sending their valuable suggestions
and recommending the book to their students and friends.
We hope, that they will continue to patronise this book in the
Our grateful thanks are due to the Editorial staff of
S. Chand & Company Ltd., especially to Mr. E.J. Jawahardatham
and Mr. Rupesh Gupta, for their help in conversion of the
book into multicolour edition and Mr. Pradeep Kr. Joshi for
Designing & Layouting of this book.
Any errors, omissions and suggestions, for the improvement
of this volume brought to our notice, will be thankfully
acknowledged and incorporated in the next edition.
Preface to the
We take an opportunity to present this standard treatise
entitled as ‘A TEXTBOOK OF MACHINE DESIGN’
to the students of Degree, Diploma and A.M.I.E.
(India) classes in M.K.S. and S.I. units. The objective of this
book is to present the subject matter in a most concise,
compact, to the point and lucid manner.