C-Based Design Methodology and Topological Change for an Indian Agricultural Tractor Component

  • Anil Kumar Matta
  • D. Ranga Raju
  • K. N. S. Suman
  • A. S. Kranthi
Original Contribution


The failure of tractor components and their replacement has now become very common in India because of re-cycling, re-sale, and duplication. To over come the problem of failure we propose a design methodology for topological change co-simulating with software’s. In the proposed Design methodology, the designer checks Paxial, Pcr, Pfailue, τ by hand calculations, from which refined topological changes of R.S.Arm are formed. We explained several techniques employed in the component for reduction, removal of rib material to change center of gravity and centroid point by using system C for mixed level simulation and faster topological changes. The design process in system C can be compiled and executed with software, TURBO C7. The modified component is developed in proE and analyzed in ANSYS. The topologically changed component with slot 120 × 4.75 × 32.5 mm at the center showed greater effectiveness than the original component.


Agricultural tractor Rock shaft arm c-programming Pro-E ANSYS 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anil Kumar Matta
    • 1
  • D. Ranga Raju
    • 1
  • K. N. S. Suman
    • 2
  • A. S. Kranthi
    • 3
  1. 1.SRKR Engineering CollegeBhimavaramIndia
  2. 2.Andhra UniversityVisakhapatnamIndia
  3. 3.GMR Institute of TechnologyRajamIndia

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