Geometric and force relationships for the development of a scaled model hydraulic excavator
Gudimetla, Prasad, Thiyahuddin, Izzat, & Yarlagadda, Prasad K. (2010) Geometric and force relationships for the development of a scaled model hydraulic excavator. In Satyanarayana, Beela & Ramji, Koona (Eds.) Proceedings of the Third International and Twenty-fourth All India Manufacturing Technology, Design and Research Conference - Global Trends and Challenges in Design and Manufacturing, AUCE (A), Visakhapatnam, India, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India, pp. 499-504.
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Hydraulic excavators in the mining industry are widely used owing to the large payload capabilities these machines can achieve. However, there are very few optimisation studies for producing efficient hydraulic excavator backets. An efficient bucket can avoid unnecessary weight; greatly influence the payload and optimise the efficiency of hydraulic mining excavators. This paper presents a framework for the development of a scaled hydraulic excavator by examining the geometry and force relationships. A small hydraulic excavator was purchased and fitted with a broom scaled to a factor. Geometric and force relationships of the model were derived to assist computer instrumentation to retrieve necessary variable input for bucket design.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Keywords:||Hydaulic Excavator, Geometry, Force Relationships, Modelling|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > MECHANICAL ENGINEERING (091300) > Numerical Modelling and Mechanical Characterisation (091307)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > MECHANICAL ENGINEERING (091300) > Solid Mechanics (091308)
|Divisions:||Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
Past > Schools > School of Engineering Systems
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