This ninth edition continues to provide the focus and practicality that have made this book the standard in machine design for nearly 50 years. It combines the straightforward focus on fundamentals that especially targets the developing engineering student with an accuracy and completeness that makes this text a valued reference for practicing engineers.
Key Features New to This Edition
New and revised end-of-chapter problems. This edition includes over 1000 end-of-chapter problems, which is an increase of over 40%. There are over 600 new and revised problems
Problems linked across multiple chapters. A series of multichapter linked problems is introduced to help students build on their knowledge and understand the connectivity of topics.
Enhanced and updated coverage of numerous topics.
Table of Contents PART 1 BASICS Chapter 1 Introduction to Mechanical Engineering Design Chapter 2 Materials Chapter 3 Load and Stress Analysis Chapter 4 Deflection and Stiffness PART 2 FAILURE PREVENTION Chapter 5 Failures Resulting from Static Loading Chapter 6 Fatigue Failure Resulting from Variable Loading PART 3 DESIGN OF MECHANICAL ELEMENTS Chapter 7 Shafts and Shaft Components Chapter 8 Screws, Fasteners, and the Design of Nonpermanent Joints Chapter 9 Welding, Bonding, and the Design of Permanent Joints Chapter 10 Mechanical Springs Chapter 11 Rolling-Contact Bearings Chapter 12 Lubrication and Journal Bearings Chapter 13 Gears-General Chapter 14 Spur and Helical Gears Chapter 15 Bevel and Worm Gears Chapter 16 Clutches, Brakes, Couplings, and Flywheels Chapter 17 Flexible Mechanical Elements Chapter 18 Power Transmission Case Study PART 4 ANALYSIS TOOLS Chapter 19 Finite-Element Analysis Chapter 20 Statistical Considerations APPENDIXES Appendix A Useful Tables Appendix B Answers to Selected Problems Appendix C Gear Equations (in SI Units) Based on AGMA Standards
Richard Budynas, Rochester Institute of Technology J. Keith Nisbett, Missouri University of Science and Technology