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Old   December 4, 2008, 17:12
Default Lift & Drag forces from Transient Analysis
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Richard
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If I run a transient analysis, how do I get the force to use for calculating the drag and lift coefficient, since the force change with time ?
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Old   December 4, 2008, 17:40
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Hi,

Either post-process it in CFX-Post for each transient result file you saved or set up a monitor point with a function like force_x()@surfacename and when you run the simulation you can access the forces in Solver Manager.

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