COURSE CODE: AGE 302 (3 Units)
COURSE TITLE: Design of Agricultural Machine Elements
NUMBER OF UNITS: 3 Units
COURSE DURATION: Three hours per week
Course Coordinator: Dr. Olayanju T.M. Adeniyi, B.Sc., M.Sc. Ph.D
Office Location: Room G003, CVE Building, COLENG
Other Lecturers: None
Philosophy of design. Components of design. Agricultural machines; types, design and functional requirements. Engineering materials. Stress and deflection analysis.Theories of failure. Design against failure. Detachable fasteners. Power screws.