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Old   March 14, 2001, 13:22
Default face handedness / left-handedleft-handed
Mark Gregor
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I imported a mesh from ICEM into Fluent 5.5. After checking the grid I recieved the following message: ... Checking face cells. Checking face handedness.

Zone 22: 82878 right-handed, 3 left-handed

Zone 24: 7219 right-handed, 7 left-handed Checking element type consistency. ...

Does anybody know how I can change left-handed to right-handed ? What is left-handed ? (change tolerance settings ?)

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Old   March 14, 2001, 16:42
Default Re: face handedness / left-handedleft-handed
Jonas Larsson
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Have you tried the "repair-face-handedness" command in the text menu (I think it is is under grid/modify-zones). This often helps, not always though. I've used it succesfully a few times when importing problemtic grids made in ICEM.
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Old   March 15, 2001, 11:43
Default Re: face handedness / left-handed
Mark Gregor
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Thanks Jonas,

you saved my life

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