Design Concepts Towards Electric Powered Gari Frying Machine

Adediran, A.A (2015) Design Concepts Towards Electric Powered Gari Frying Machine. International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research, 6 (5). pp. 1043-1050. ISSN 2229-5518

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Abstract

The most critical unit of operation while processing cassava into gari is the gari frying which occurs as a result of the simultaneous cooking and dehydrating the moisture content present by the application of heat. Traditional method had been established of frying gari, this has been exposing the fryer to various health disorders. This paper highlights the design concept of the electric gari frying machine which will help to alleviate these health disorders, by making gari frying appealing to the farmers. Gari frying should be done on hygienic principles with modern available technology, therefore, the frying process was analyzed; required components were identified and designed to specification. The required engineering drawings that will aid its production were produced as well as the projected production cost of the machine specification. The machining mode of operation was discussed and it can be concluded that the machine will be highly efficient and will ease the work of the farmers.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: T Technology > TJ Mechanical engineering and machinery
Divisions: Faculty of Engineering, Science and Mathematics > School of Engineering Sciences
Depositing User: Engr Adeolu Adesoji ADEDIRAN
Date Deposited: 28 Jun 2017 16:41
Last Modified: 28 Jun 2017 16:41
URI: http://eprints.lmu.edu.ng/id/eprint/671

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