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Old   March 3, 2011, 08:08
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Hi,

Does anyone have experience with GridPro?

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Old   March 3, 2011, 22:14
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I have used GRIDPRO for generating mesh on multi-element airfoils and for wind turbine rotors.
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Old   March 4, 2011, 07:46
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It is the tool for very high quality (blockstructured) hexahedral meshes.

So what's your question?
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Old   March 4, 2011, 08:06
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I use it, but I was wondering how many people are using it. Besides that I would like to know their experience:

Is GridPro being improved, further developed?
What is the best alternative package available?
What is the best tool to generate an input geometry (STL) for GridPro?
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Old   March 4, 2011, 22:46
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Quote:
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I use it, but I was wondering how many people are using it. Besides that I would like to know their experience:
?
Is GridPro being improved, further developed?
yes, I believe they are improving it further.

What is the best alternative package available?
I have used GRIDGEN,ICEM-CFD & GRIDPRO. With my experience, I prefer GRIDPRO, because it generates high quality multiblock structured grids and moreover it is highly automated and therefore smoothens the mesh, ensures orthogonality throughout the mesh.

What is the best tool to generate an input geometry (STL) for GridPro

I don't have much experience in CAD softwares, but we use UG NX for STL outputs.
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Old   March 18, 2011, 01:58
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Hi Jaap... You can use CADfix for getting a good geometry
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