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chbenz March 27, 2009 03:09

Experience with accordionEngineMesh class
 
Hi Foamer's,

does anybody has experience with the accordionEngineMesh class, which is appropiate for canted valves?

In the moment i try to set up a testcase, but i have some problems when the faceZones of the valve are included. There are many cellSets and faceSets i have to define, but i dont know the meaning of them. Anybody an advice?

Christof

chbenz April 1, 2009 01:49

Hi,

i have implemented a testcase which account for the movement of canted valves. I use accordionEngineMesh and have a problem with it. When i examine both the piston movement and valve movement alone it works perfectly. If i combine piston and valve movement the liner will deforme.

Does anybody know this behavior? Could somebody give an advice?

Christof

marico June 5, 2009 05:08

Hi Christof,

I'm interested in your progress with accordionEngineMesh... Did you solve the problems?

Marco


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