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Old   May 31, 2013, 05:46
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Dear all,

I'm new with pointwise and I'm doing the meshing of a foil and the mesh is growing inside and outside of the curve shown in the pic 1 and 2. Maybe this is because the growing arrows of the pic 3 didnt apear in my case.

Also how to face the problem with 2 foils like in the pic 4??
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Old   May 31, 2013, 11:36
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Tomas,

You can try to find the answer to your problem in previous threads for instance:
Structured Meshing of Wing Surface
wing with sharp trailing edge mesh through extrusion
[Pointwise] Boundary layer mesh

If the airfoil has the same cross section on both sides you can create 2D mesh and then use the path based extrusion.
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