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Old   October 9, 2007, 12:51
Default Import a file into fluent - urgent pls help
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Meenu
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Hello,

can anyone help me with what extension files can we import into Fluent from following: .x_t .x_b .sat .step .stp .igs .iges

Or let me know where can i read about this?

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meenu
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Old   October 9, 2007, 13:22
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I m not sure but this extention files are just for geometry and dont contain mesh. You can read these files with all the CAD software. Fluent needs a meshed geometry.

I import my files.x_t in gambit and I export a files.msh to Fluent from Gambit.
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Old   October 9, 2007, 14:25
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hey thanks,

So that means I can import these extension files into gambit ...mesh the geometry and export to Fluent.

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Old   October 9, 2007, 16:35
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Exactly. don't forget the boundaries conditions
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Old   October 11, 2007, 20:40
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thanks Greg,

can u tell me how do u import the .x_t file

as in in gambit go to file --- import nd the?

i saw options for .iges and .step but for .x_t ??

pardon me..if this is a silly ques but ...this is

first time i'm using this feature of gambit.

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