3D

TutEF07-Add Stepping Function to command file

TutEF07-Add Stepping Function to command file
January 24, 2014 No Comments »

Let us look at how to add a stepping function to loads in command file. Here we will re-use the command file that we created for 3D analysis. We want to add another load to the analysis, force of 2000N ... Read More »

TutEF06-3D Assembly analysis command file

TutEF06-3D Assembly analysis command file
January 24, 2014 No Comments »

I am using example from my book “Finite Element Analysis using Open Source Software”.  The example is of a 3D assembly of Guide and Weld.  Let us look at how to generate a command file for a 3D assembly analysis ... Read More »

Using FreeCAD for 3D Modelling

Using FreeCAD for 3D Modelling
November 24, 2012 No Comments »

After trialling several 2D and 3D drafting softwares, both paid and Open Source it was decided that we will be using FreeCAD for 3D modelling purposes. FreeCAD even though being a very amateur program shows lots of capabilities. We had ... Read More »