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roupcik March 22, 2012 07:25

Contours in 2D
 
Hi, I have 2D model and I want to display temperature contours. I have enabled button FILLED, but there is dispayed only coloured mesh, not continual field of colours. When I have 3D model it is OK. Thank you very much for your advices.

delaneyluke March 22, 2012 07:33

Go to Zone and add the cell zones to your list of zones.
Now plot your contours on the cellzones, you should get a filled contour plot

Regards
Luke

roupcik March 22, 2012 08:13

Thank you Luke, but I am afraid, that I dont understand. How can I get to "Zone"? Do you mean Surface/Zone/...and Create? Please, could you describe me the path step by step? Thank you very much!

delaneyluke March 23, 2012 04:47

Yes. Go to surface, zone. Select your fluid zone and click create. Now in contours select that zone and plot your contour.

roupcik March 26, 2012 05:24

Yes it works, but only in steps of transient calculation. In steady state, if I add zone and start contours, it will display only shape without contours :(


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