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Default How to get mesh total volume quickly?
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Hi,

What's the fastest way to get the total volume of a mesh precisely (sum of volume of each cell)?

I know checkMesh is giving Mesh total volume but i'm not sure if it's really mesh total volume or volume of bounding box ..

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What software are you using to generate the mesh? It may provide the appropriate utilities for doing a volume calculation.
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checkMesh gives the volume of the mesh not the bounding box
you can easily calculate the volume of the bounding box yourself.. compare with checkMesh volume given
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