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Old   August 29, 2006, 10:14
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Ralf Schmidt
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Hi!

I want to mesh the edges of a volume to mesh the faces with quad/ map type elements. Finally I want to use copper type elements to mesh the volume.

BUT: the problem is that */?=;%" mesh edges tool. For me, it is very confusing!

One question: how to change the direction of an edge?? There is a little arrow on the edges, that determines the direction of a grading of that edge.

Now, I have two edges parallel and I want them to have the same mesh, so I have to form a soft link between them. BUT: If they have different directions, what to do?? when I use the reverse funvtion, I reverse both of them.

Any idea? Are there any other tools that can mesh an edge??

Ralf

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Old   August 29, 2006, 10:27
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When you pick the edge and the arrow is in the wrong direction, click the middle button on your mouse to change the direction.
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Old   August 29, 2006, 10:55
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OK!!! It is contr. + middle butten!

That works, but still, I do NOT like the edge meshing function!!!

Thanks

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