Design of Engine Mount Bracket for a FSAE Car for Deferent Loading Condition

Authors

  • Sanskar Singh Research Scholarm, Department of Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering Science & Technology, Lucknow, India
  • Vandana Singh Research Scholar, Department of Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering Science & Technology, Lucknow, India
  • Kajol Kumari Assistant Professor Department of Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering Science & Technology Lucknow, India

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.24113/ijoscience.v5i9.238

Abstract

 Engine mounts have an important function of containing firmly the power-train components of a vehicle. Correct geometry and positioning of the mount brackets on the chassis ensures a good ride quality and performance. As an FSAE car intends to be a high performance vehicle, the brackets on the frame that support the engine undergo high static and dynamic stresses as well as huge amount of vibrations. Hence, dissipating the vibrational energy and keeping the stresses under a pre-determined level of safety should be achieved by careful designing and analysis of the mount brackets. Keeping this in mind the current paper discusses the modeling, Finite Element Analysis, Modal analysis and mass optimization of engine mount brackets for a FSAE car. As the brackets tend to undergo continuous vibrations and varying stresses, the fatigue strength and durability calculations also have been done to ensure engine safety. Keywords: FEA; Modal Analysis; Static Analysis; Optimization; Mounting Bracket

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Published

10/16/2019

How to Cite

Singh, S., Singh, V., & Kumari, K. (2019). Design of Engine Mount Bracket for a FSAE Car for Deferent Loading Condition. SMART MOVES JOURNAL IJOSCIENCE, 5(9), 28–30. https://doi.org/10.24113/ijoscience.v5i9.238