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Old   March 21, 2010, 02:15
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I am trying to mesh the following scenario....
Hot air at 1000k flowing over a circular chain link at 300k. It has to be in 3-d. I tried creating a chainlink inside a box and defininig the inlet, outlet and wall boudary conditions respectively.

The problem i'm having is with the mesh. Anytime i mesh the box and read the file on fluent, my chain link seems to be non existent. Does anyone know how to fix this problem???

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Old   March 22, 2010, 01:55
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did you substract the chain link from the box?
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