Mechanical Engineering - Strength of Materials - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Strength of Materials - Section 1 (Q.No. 5)
5.
The object of caulking in a riveted joint is to make the joint
free from corrosion
stronger in tension
free from stresses
leak-proof
Answer: Option
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Discussion:
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Pratik parmar said:   1 year ago
@All.

Thanks a lot! It's very helpful for me.

Pratik Tolambiya said:   2 years ago
The objective of caulking in riveted joint is to make a joint, properly and firmly so that it can prevent leakage.

Sumit angad said:   3 years ago
Leakproof is which type of material if full in the water of polythene and we exert a kill in that polythene then no leak exists that is leak-proof material.

Sushil Kumar Maurya said:   5 years ago
What is fullering process?

HEMANT VISHWAKARMA said:   5 years ago
I think that is fullering.

While caulking is to remove burr between rivet head and sheet.

Alsaba said:   6 years ago
Caulking is nothing but a waterproof filler and sealant, used in building work and repairs.

Manas Ranjan Nanda said:   6 years ago
CAULKING is the process by which we seal the holes form during rivet and LEAK PROOF is also same to caulking. Caulking is to make the material leak proof by sealing the holes formed during rivet.

Ravi naeayan said:   6 years ago
Caulking control the pressure of the water in the sea.

Ananth smvec said:   6 years ago
Rivert joints were used in ships. Due to the caulking used in rivet joints, won't the water pressure in the sea leak inside the ship.

Raj kumar said:   6 years ago
To make joint steam tight caulking is used. This is done by using caulking tool which burns down the edges of the rivet.


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