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sjs July 22, 2008 16:31

I am using snappyHexMesh with
 
I am using snappyHexMesh with OpenFoam 1.5. I am importing an .stl file from Solidworks. The origin that I specify in SolidWorks does not end up being the origin when I read the file in. How can I specify the origin correctly?

Thank you!
Sylvia

billy July 23, 2008 11:42

Sometimes there is an option i
 
Sometimes there is an option in the CAD system to shift the part to the positive xyz space before creating the STL.

sjs July 23, 2008 15:43

You are right, that's it. Than
 
You are right, that's it. Thank you!
Sylvia


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