Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Objectives
  • Head Forming
  • Types of Rivets
  • Types of Riveted Joints
  • Nomenclature
  • Modes of Failure of a Riveted Joint
  • Efficiency of Riveted Joints
  • Calculation of Hole Dia and Pitch
  • Riveted Joints in Structures
  • Joints for Boilers and Pressure Vessels
  • Design Procedure for Longitudinal Butt Joint
  • Design Procedure for Circumferential Lap Joint
  • Torsional Loading and Eccentric Loading of Riveted Joint
  • Summary
  • Key Words
  • Answers to SAQs