ANSYS 10.0 Workbench Tutorial - Exercise 2, Dimensions and Parameters

ANSYS 10.0 Workbench Tutorial - Exercise 2, Dimensions and Parameters

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© 2006 ANSYS, Inc. All rights reserved. 1 ANSYS, Inc. Proprietary ANSYS ED Workbench Tutorial ANSYS ED ANSYS ED Workbench Tutorial Workbench Tutorial Dimensions And Parameters Dimensions Dimensions And And Parameters Parameters
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© 2006 ANSYS, Inc. All rights reserved. 2 ANSYS, Inc. Proprietary Welcome Welcome Now that you have completed Exercise 1, you should be familiar with the basic methods, tools and concepts that comprise the ANSYS Workbench. Let’s begin Exercise 2.
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© 2006 ANSYS, Inc. All rights reserved. 3 ANSYS, Inc. Proprietary Using Parametrics Using Parametrics The methods taught in this tutorial apply equally well to both attached parametric CAD and DesignModeler files. For the purposes of this tutorial we will be using the DesignModeler file produced in Exercise 1 of this tutorial. When using attached CAD systems dimensions and parameters would be defined in your CAD models.
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© 2006 ANSYS, Inc. All rights reserved. 4 ANSYS, Inc. Proprietary Exercise 2 - Outline Exercise 2 - Outline Dimensioning and Parameters 1. Dimensioning your model 2. Dimension naming and display 3. Exporting parameters 4. Using parametric equations 5. Defining the Environment and Solution 6. Examining Results 7. Making Parametric Changes
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© 2006 ANSYS, Inc. All rights reserved. 5 ANSYS, Inc. Proprietary Getting Started Getting Started If you are starting Exercise 2 without previously completing Exercise 1 copy the following files to a local working directory …\ANSYS ED Tutorial\Samples\Exercise1.wbdb …\ANSYS ED Tutorial\Samples\Exercise1.agdb …\ANSYS ED Tutorial\Samples\Exercise1.dsdb …\ANSYS ED Tutorial\Samples\Exercise1.eddb Then Click Here
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© 2006 ANSYS, Inc. All rights reserved. 6 ANSYS, Inc. Proprietary Opening Exercise1 files Opening Exercise1 files If you previously saved Exercise1 in ANSYS ED you can open your previous project from the ANSYS Workbench Start Page Make sure that the Open: pull- down is set to “Workbench Projects” then left mouse click on Exercise1 If Exercise1 is not in your list you will need to Browse for the Project in the directory you copied the sample files to
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© 2006 ANSYS, Inc. All rights reserved. 7 ANSYS, Inc. Proprietary The Project Page The Project Page Note: You should now be on the Project Page with the contents as shown above 1. Left click on the Exercise1 DesignModeler Geometry 2. Left click on Open copy
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© 2006 ANSYS, Inc. All rights reserved. 8 ANSYS, Inc. Proprietary Step 1A – Opening your sketch Step 1A – Opening your sketch 1. Expand the XYPlane in the Tree Outline and select Sketch 1 3. Select the Sketch Mode 2. Turn off the 3D model display
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© 2006 ANSYS, Inc. All rights reserved. 9 ANSYS, Inc. Proprietary Dealing with Over Constraints Dealing with Over Constraints What is an Over Constraint?
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ANSYS 10.0 Workbench Tutorial - Exercise 2, Dimensions and Parameters

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