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Old   January 15, 2007, 10:45
Default Gambit to Star-CD
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rayy
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Hi all,

I'm a new user. Is it possible to do the meshing in Gambit and then export it to Star-CD. How can i do that? please help.

Thanks.
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Old   January 16, 2007, 00:44
Default Re: Gambit to Star-CD
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kia
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in gambit .. use solver - generic/polyflow

export mesh in *.neu format

in command window use

gambit,filename.neu

all the best

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Old   January 16, 2007, 06:10
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Kasper Skriver
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a hint: clear the cell types in star-cd before importing. Leave a fluid type.

another expensive hint: if you want baffles then simply don't connect the faces between volumes where the baffles are supposed to be. Star-CD will see this as a wall and not merge the vertices automatically. You can also set a boundary face in Gambit but it will only give you a boundary in star-cd and not a baffle.

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Old   January 16, 2007, 10:02
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Thanks a lot for your hints, Kasper. You too Kia.
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