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Errors after deleting some features

    • matahari
      Subscriber

      Hello everyone,


      I'm trying to slice up a body in order to refine the mesh where I need it. First I simplified the model in SpaceClaim by removing some features using Fill tool. Then I come across following errors in Mechanical when I try to mesh or solve.


      One or more surfaces or surface boundaries might not be oriented correctly.


      A body was processed that had faces with no facets. Mesh generation and mass property calculations may be impacted.


      I don't have this problem when doing the same with non-simplified model. I tried repairing both in SpaceClaim and DesignModeller and it didn't help. The model is, by the way, imported, I didn't make it myself. Also, there are places where I can't even slice, for example, left of the vertical line here, where the curvature starts. I get following error. (I will put those in the comments, I can't seem to be able to do it here.

    • matahari
      Subscriber

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    • matahari
      Subscriber

    • Keyur Kanade
      Ansys Employee

      in spaceclaim right click on the model in structure tree and select check geometry. 


      if geometry has any faults, please repair it. 


      please create a plane where you want to slice the geometry. then slice the geometry with the plane in spacececlaim. 



      Regards,


      Keyur


       


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