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Old   October 15, 2011, 21:52
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Hi

I have a complex agglomoration of particles in the design modeler, this agglomoration is bounded by a box. How can I make design modeler recognize the pore space. That means subtracting a complex geometry from a full box which gives acomples pore network.

Can anyone tell me the exact procedure?

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Old   October 18, 2011, 06:15
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natantyt,

* Freeze both volumes (tools --> freeze)
* Create --> Boolean ---> Operation: subtract, target body: select box, tool body: select agglomeration. Preserve tool bodies? No

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Old   November 7, 2011, 15:27
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Thank you soooo much!!!
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