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General Mechanical

Warning: Mixed Dimension Analysis

    • Marc Carlson Buhat

      I'm trying to simulate a rounded-end lug. I used 2D Plane Stress to do it. However a warning occurs in the software which says as the picture:

      Help? It seems to me that it also gives a wrong answer.

    • Akshay Maniyar
      Ansys Employee

      Hi Marc,

      Ansys employess are not allowed to download or open any external links through forum. Can you please post the screenshot or image of error message inline to your description?

      Thank you,

      Akshay Maniyar

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    • Gary Stofan
      Ansys Employee

      Mixed Dimension refers to an analysis with both Solid and Surface/Line bodies grouped under a common Part.
      2D Plane Stress analysis implies that only surface bodies are present, and no Solid bodies.

      Can you show an image of your Geomerty tree?


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