Simulate Early, Simulate Often... In Rhino
Scan&Solve uses a finite number of elements to analyze the object. The resolution refers to the number of elements in use in the solution grid. A resolution sufficient to show the small changes…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by V Phanindra Bogu Feb 17, 2016.
For generations before axe first struck timber to develop the current civilization of Manitowoc, Wisconsin, the land was inhibited by culturally rich indigenous people. To commemorate those who once inhabited the area and so graciously protected the land, the bronze monumental sculpture Spirit of the Rivers is being built on the shores of Lake Michigan (read more about Spirit of the Rivers…Continue
Posted on November 1, 2016 at 10:00am
This story starts with an unexpected failure, as many engineering problems do. My hope is to show the great utility of Scan&Solve at every stage of the design process.
Two tabs were being used as a bolt mount attached to steel tubing. However, the steel tubing failed, causing the tab to break away. The tab appeared to have failed from the bottom first, then the tab separated after flexing away from the tubing. The top tab, now having to bear the entire load, then deformed as…Continue
Posted on June 26, 2015 at 4:30pm